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Parametacoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Gzheloceratidae

Taxonomy
Parametacoceras was named by Miller and Owen (1934) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-l C Step-u Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was assigned to Tainoceratidae by Hoare (1961) and Teichert et al. (1964); to Gzheloceratidae by Shimanskiy (1967); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Parametacoceras Miller and Owen p. 233
1961Parametacoceras Hoare p. 131
1964Parametacoceras Teichert et al. p. 414
1967Parametacoceras Shimanskiy p. 87
2002Parametacoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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