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Jovellania

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Jovellaniidae

Taxonomy
Jovellania was named by Bayle (1879) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Sieg Sepkoski's reference number: 299,524]. Its type is Orthoceras buchi.

It was assigned to Jovellaniidae by Teichert et al. (1964), Sepkoski (2002) and Kröger (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Jovellania Bayle p. 91
1964Jovellania Teichert et al. p. 302
2002Jovellania Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Jovellania Kröger

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyJovellaniidaeFoord 1888
genusJovellaniaBayle 1879

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