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Brevicoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Brevicoceratidae

Taxonomy
Brevicoceras was named by Flower (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Fras Sepkoski's reference number: 299]. Its type is Brevicoceras casteri. It is the type genus of Brevicoceratidae.

It was assigned to Discosorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Brevicoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964) and Kröger (2008).

Species
B. casteri (type species), B. magnum
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Brevicoceras Flower p. 24
1964Brevicoceras Teichert et al. p. 300
2002Brevicoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Brevicoceras Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyBrevicoceratidaeFlower 1945
genusBrevicocerasFlower 1938

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