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Mosquoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Mosquoceratidae

Taxonomy
Mosquoceras was named by Ruzhentsev and Shimanskiy (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc C Step-l Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was assigned to Mosquoceratidae by Ruzhentsev and Shimanskiy (1954) and Shimanskiy (1967); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Mosquoceras Ruzhentsev and Shimanskiy p. 85
1967Mosquoceras Shimanskiy p. 95
2002Mosquoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTainocerataceaeHyatt 1883
familyMosquoceratidae
genusMosquoceras

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