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Uranoceras

Cephalopoda - Barrandeocerida - Uranoceratidae

Taxonomy
Uranoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 524,1066]. It is the type genus of Uranoceratidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Uranoceras Hyatt p. 298
1964Uranoceras Teichert et al. p. 374
2002Uranoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderBarrandeocerida
familyUranoceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusUranocerasHyatt 1884

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