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Leurorthoceras

Cephalopoda - Actinocerida - Actinoceratidae

Taxonomy
Leurorthoceras was named by Foerste (1921). Its type is Leurorthoceras hanseni.

It was assigned to Actinoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Actinocerida by Flower (1957) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1921Leurorthoceras Foerste
1957Leurorthoceras Flower
1964Leurorthoceras Teichert et al. p. 204
2002Leurorthoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderActinoceridaTeichert 1933
familyActinoceratidaeSaeman 1853
genusLeurorthocerasFoerste 1921

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