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Thurmanniceras californicum

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Neocomitidae

Taxonomy
Desmoceras californicum was named by Stanton (1895) [DISTRIBUTION: Early Cretaceous; Pacific Coast, North America.]. It is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Thurmanniceras californicum by Imlay (1960).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Desmoceras californicum Stanton
1960Thurmanniceras californicum Imlay p. 214

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctoidea(Steinman 1890)
familyNeocomitidaeSalfeld 1921
subfamilyNeocomitinaeSalfeld 1921
genusThurmannicerasCossmann 1901
speciescalifornicum(Stanton 1895)

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