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Discosorus

Cephalopoda - Discosorida - Discosoridae

Taxonomy
Discosorus was named by Hall (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Wenl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is the type genus of Discosoridae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Discosorus Hall
1964Discosorus Teichert et al. p. 336
2002Discosorus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderDiscosoridaFlower 1950
familyDiscosoridaeMiller 1889
genusDiscosorusHall 1852

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