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Maelonoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Oncoceratidae

Taxonomy
Maelonoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde O Ashg Sepkoski's reference number: 298]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Oncoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964) and Frey (1995); and to Oncoceratida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Maelonoceras Hyatt p. 280
1964Maelonoceras Teichert et al. p. 284
1995Maelonoceras Frey p. P36
2002Maelonoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyOncoceratidaeHyatt 1883
genusMaelonocerasHyatt 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