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Tetragonoceras

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Tetragonoceratidae

Taxonomy
Tetragonoceras was named by Whiteaves (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife D Give Sepkoski's reference number: 299,1066].

It was assigned to Tetragonoceratidae by Teichert et al. (1964); and to Nautilida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Tetragonoceras Whiteaves
1964Tetragonoceras Teichert et al. p. 422
2002Tetragonoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTainocerataceaeHyatt 1883
familyTetragonoceratidaeFlower 1945
genusTetragonocerasWhiteaves 1891

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