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Lophoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Koninckioceratidae

Taxonomy
Lophoceras was named by Hyatt (1893) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1893Lophoceras Hyatt
1894Lophoceras Hyatt p. 537
1964Lophoceras Teichert et al. p. 426
2002Lophoceras 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
genusLophocerasHyatt 1893

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