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Kokenia

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Mimosphinctidae

Taxonomy
Kokenia was named by Holzapfel (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Kokenia obliquecostata.

It was assigned to Nautiloidea by Holzapfel (1895); to Bactritidae by Teichert et al. (1964); to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anetoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002) and Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Kokenia Holzapfel
1964Kokenia Teichert et al. p. 501
2002Kokenia Korn and Klug p. 58
2002Kokenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kokenia Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAgoniatitidaRuzhencev 1957
suborderAgoniatitinaRuzhencev 1957
superfamilyMimosphinctaceaeErben 1953
familyMimosphinctidaeErben 1953
subfamilyAnetoceratinaeRuzhencev 1957
genusKokenia

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