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Cymatonautilus

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Cymatoceratidae

Taxonomy
Cymatonautilus was named by Spath (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: J Call Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was assigned to Cymatoceratidae by Kobayashi (1954) and Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Cymatonautilus Spath
1954Cymatonautilus Kobayashi p. 16
1964Cymatonautilus Teichert et al. p. 453
2002Cymatonautilus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyNautiloidea(de Blainville 1825)
familyCymatoceratidaeSpath 1927
genusCymatonautilusSpath 1927

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