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Ephippioceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Ephippoceratidae

Taxonomy
Ephippioceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u P l Sepkoski's reference number: 524,1066]. It is the type genus of Ephippoceratidae.

It was assigned to Eudoceratidae by Hyatt (1894); to Ephippoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Ephippioceras Hyatt
1894Ephippioceras Hyatt p. 539
1964Ephippioceras Teichert et al. p. 448
2002Ephippioceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyClydonautiloidea(Hyatt in Zittel 1900)
familyEphippoceratidae
genusEphippiocerasHyatt 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
No diagnoses are available