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Aulametacoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Tainoceratidae

Taxonomy
Aulametacoceras was named by Miller and Unklesbay (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Aulametacoceras Miller and Unklesbay p. 726
1964Aulametacoceras Teichert et al. p. 413
2002Aulametacoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTrigonoceratoidea(Hyatt 1884)
familyTainoceratidaeHyatt 1883
genusAulametacoceras

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