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Crateroceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Acleistoceratidae

Taxonomy
Crateroceras was named by Foerste and Savage (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Crateroceras Foerste and Savage p. 84
1964Crateroceras Teichert et al. p. 308
2002Crateroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyAcleistoceratidaeFlower 1950
genusCraterocerasFoerste and Savage 1927

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