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Oonoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Oonoceratidae

Taxonomy
Oonoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llvi-l S Prid Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. It is not extant.

It was corrected as Ooceras by Foord (1888) and Ruedemann (1906).

It was assigned to Cephalopoda by Foord (1888) and Ruedemann (1906); to Oncoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); to Oonoceratidae by Dzik and Kiselev (1995); and to Oncoceratida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Oonoceras Hyatt
1888Ooceras Foord
1906Ooceras Ruedemann
1964Oonoceras Teichert et al. p. 283
1995Oonoceras Dzik and Kiselev p. 65
2002Oonoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyOonoceratidaeHyatt 1884
genusOonoceras

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