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Glyptodendron

Cephalopoda - Discosorida - Westonoceratidae

Taxonomy
Glyptodendron was named by Claypole (1878) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Glyptodendron Claypole
1964Glyptodendron Teichert et al. p. 333
2002Glyptodendron Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderDiscosoridaFlower 1950
familyWestonoceratidaeTeichert 1933
genusGlyptodendronClaypole 1878

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