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Sycoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida

Taxonomy
Sycoceras was named by Pictet (1854) [Sepkoski's age data: D u].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Sycoceras Pictet p. 645
1964Sycoceras Teichert et al. p. 318
2002Sycoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
genusSycocerasPictet 1854

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