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Thylacoceras

Cephalopoda - Endocerida - Endoceratidae

Taxonomy
Thylacoceras was named by Teichert and Glenister (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-l O Llvi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 524,1066]. Its type is Thylacoceras kimberleyense. It is the type genus of Endoceratidae, Thylacoceratidae.

It was assigned to Endoceratidae by Teichert and Glenister (1952); and to Endocerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Thylacoceras Teichert and Glenister
2002Thylacoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEndoceridaTeichert 1933
familyEndoceratidaeHyatt 1883
genusThylacoceras

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