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Turoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Polyelasmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Turoceras was named by Zhuravleva (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: S u D Eife Sepkoski's reference number: 299,1066].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Turoceras Zhuravleva p. 46
1964Turoceras Teichert et al. p. 318
2002Turoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyPolyelasmoceratidaeShimanskiy 1956
genusTurocerasZhuravleva 1959

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