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Tripteroceras

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Tripteroceratidae

Taxonomy
Tripteroceras was named by Hyatt (1884).

It was assigned to Oncoceratida by Flower (1952); to Allumettoceratidae by Sweet (1958) and Flower (1962); and to Tripteroceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Tripteroceras Hyatt
1952Tripteroceras Flower p. 53
1958Tripteroceras Sweet
1962Tripteroceras Flower
1964Tripteroceras Teichert et al. p. 290

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
superfamilyPseudorthocerataceae
familyTripteroceratidaeFlower 1941
genusTripterocerasHyatt 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