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Cenoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Cenoceratidae

Taxonomy
Cenoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn J Call Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was reranked as Bisiphytes (Cenoceras) by Kummel (1954).

It was assigned to Bisiphytes by Kummel (1954); to Nautilidae by Teichert et al. (1964); to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cenoceratidae by Branger (2004).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Cenoceras Hyatt
1954Bisiphytes (Cenoceras) Kummel p. 322
1964Cenoceras Teichert et al. p. 449
2002Cenoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cenoceras Branger p. 142

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyNautiloidea(de Blainville 1825)
familyCenoceratidaeTinant and Kabamba 1983
genusCenocerasHyatt 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
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