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Knightoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Koninckioceratidae

Taxonomy
Knightoceras was named by Miller and Owen (1934) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l P Leon Sepkoski's reference number: 524,1066].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Knightoceras Miller and Owen
1964Knightoceras Teichert et al. p. 426
2002Knightoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTainocerataceaeHyatt 1883
familyKoninckioceratidaeHyatt in Zittel 1900
genusKnightocerasMiller and Owen 1934

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