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Glossoceras

Cephalopoda - Ascocerida - Ascoceratidae

Taxonomy
Glossoceras was named by Barrande (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-l S Ludl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was assigned to Ascoceratinae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Ascocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Glossoceras Barrande p. 94
1964Glossoceras Teichert et al. p. 273
2002Glossoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderAscoceridaKuhn 1949
familyAscoceratidaeBarrande 1867
subfamilyAscoceratinaeBarrande 1867
genusGlossocerasBarrande 1865

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available