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Acleistoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Acleistoceratidae

Taxonomy
Acleistoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife-u D Give-l Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is the type genus of Acleistoceratidae.

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

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Acleistoceras Hyatt p. 277
1964Acleistoceras Teichert et al. p. 308
2002Acleistoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyAcleistoceratidaeFlower 1950
genusAcleistocerasHyatt 1884

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