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Worthenoceras

Cephalopoda - Oncocerida - Acleistoceratidae

Taxonomy
Worthenoceras was named by Foerste (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Worthenoceras Foerste p. 76
1964Worthenoceras Teichert et al. p. 310
2002Worthenoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderOncocerida()
familyAcleistoceratidaeFlower 1950
genusWorthenocerasFoerste 1930

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