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Mandaloceras

Cephalopoda - Discosorida - Mandaloceratidae

Taxonomy
Mandaloceras was named by Hyatt in Zittel (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-u S Prid Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is the type genus of Mandaloceratidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Mandaloceras Hyatt in Zittel
1964Mandaloceras Teichert et al. p. 340
2002Mandaloceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderDiscosoridaFlower 1950
familyMandaloceratidaeFlower and Teichert 1957
genusMandalocerasHyatt in Zittel 1900

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