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Greenlandoceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Greenlandoceratidae

Taxonomy
Greenlandoceras was named by Shimizu and Obata (1935) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is the type genus of Greenlandoceratidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Greenlandoceras Shimizu and Obata
1964Greenlandoceras Teichert et al. p. 342
2002Greenlandoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyGreenlandoceratidaeShimizu and Obata 1935
genusGreenlandocerasShimizu and Obata 1935

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