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Mitroceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Brevicoceratidae

Taxonomy
Mitroceras was named by Hyatt (1894) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Mitroceras Hyatt p. 503
1964Mitroceras Teichert et al. p. 301
2002Mitroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyBrevicoceratidaeFlower 1945
genusMitrocerasHyatt 1894

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