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Chihlioceras

Cephalopoda - Endocerida - Chihlioceratidae

Taxonomy
Chihlioceras was named by Grabau (1922) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is the type genus of Chihlioceratidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Chihlioceras Grabau
1964Chihlioceras Teichert et al. p. 179
2002Chihlioceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEndoceridaTeichert 1933
familyChihlioceratidaeGrabau 1922
genusChihliocerasGrabau 1922

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