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Paracymatoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Taxonomy
Paracymatoceras was named by Spath (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath J Tith-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524]. Its type is Nautilus asper.

It was assigned to Cymatoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); to Cymatoceratinae by Gliozzi and Malatesta (1983); to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Nautilidae by Shimansky (1975) and Alsen (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Paracymatoceras Spath
1964Paracymatoceras Teichert et al. p. 455
1975Paracymatoceras Shimansky p. 114
1983Paracymatoceras Gliozzi and Malatesta p. 110
2002Paracymatoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Paracymatoceras Alsen p. 124

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyNautiloidea(de Blainville 1825)
familyNautilidaede Blainville 1825
genusParacymatocerasSpath 1927

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