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Floweroceras

Cephalopoda - Actinocerida - Actinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Floweroceras was named by Miller and Youngquist (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-m O Ashg Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Floweroceras Miller and Youngquist
1964Floweroceras Teichert et al. p. 204
2002Floweroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderActinoceridaTeichert 1933
familyActinoceratidaeSaeman 1853
genusFlowerocerasMiller and Youngquist 1947

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