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Litoceras

Cephalopoda - Tarphycerida - Trocholitidae

Taxonomy
Litoceras was named by Hyatt (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Llde Sepkoski's reference number: 524].

It was assigned to Trocholitidae by Ulrich et al. (1942) and Teichert et al. (1964).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Litoceras Hyatt p. 268
1942Litoceras Ulrich et al.
1964Litoceras Teichert et al. p. 361

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderTarphycerida()
familyTrocholitidaeChapman 1857
genusLitocerasHyatt 1883

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