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Archoceras

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Gephuroceratidae

Taxonomy
Archoceras was named by Schindewolf (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: D Give-u D Fame-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1042]. It is not extant. Its type is Archoceras paeckelmanni. It is the type genus of Archoceratidae.

It was assigned to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Archoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002) and Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Archoceras Schindewolf
2002Archoceras Korn and Klug p. 114
2002Archoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Archoceras Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAgoniatitidaRuzhencev 1957
suborderGephuroceratinaRuzhencev 1957
superfamilyGephurocerataceaeFrech 1897
familyGephuroceratidaeFrech 1897
subfamilyArchoceratinae(Aboussalam and Becker 2001)
genusArchocerasSchindewolf 1937

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