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Litogyroceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Rutoceratidae

Taxonomy
Litogyroceras was named by Teichert and Glenister (1952). Its type is Litogyroceras spirale.

It was assigned to Rutoceratidae by Teichert and Glenister (1952) and Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Litogyroceras Teichert and Glenister
1964Litogyroceras Teichert et al. p. 418
2002Litogyroceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
suborderRutoceratina(Flower and Kummel 1950)
superfamilyRutocerataceaeHyatt 1884
familyRutoceratidaeHyatt 1884
genusLitogyrocerasTeichert and Glenister 1952

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