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Temnocheilus

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Koninckioceratidae

Taxonomy
Temnocheilus was named by M'Coy (1844) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u P Tatr Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was reranked as Nautilus (Temnocheilus) by M'Coy (1844) and Meek and Worthen (1873); it was reranked as Nautilus (Temnochilus) by Meek and Worthen (1870); it was misspelled as Temnocheilos by Frech (1905), Hoare (1961), Teichert et al. (1964) and Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Nautilus by M'Coy (1844), Meek and Worthen (1870) and Meek and Worthen (1873); to Tainoceratidae by Frech (1905) and Hoare (1961); to Koninckioceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Nautilus (Temnocheilus) M'Coy
1844Temnocheilus M'Coy
1870Nautilus (Temnochilus) Meek and Worthen p. 50
1873Nautilus (Temnocheilus) Meek and Worthen p. 609 figs. pl. 32, fig. 2
1905Temnocheilos Frech
1961Temnocheilus Hoare p. 132
1964Temnocheilus Teichert et al. p. 426
2002Temnocheilus 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
genusTemnocheilus

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