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Maenioceras

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Maenioceratidae

Taxonomy
Maenioceras was named by Schindewolf (1933) [Sepkoski's age data: D Give-l D Give-u]. Its type is Goniatites terebratus.

It was assigned to Pinacitinae by Arkell et al. (1957); to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Maenioceratidae by Korn and Klug (2002) and Korn (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Maenioceras Schindewolf
1933Maenioceras (Maenioceras) Schindewolf
1957Maenioceras Arkell et al. p. 32
1987Maenioceras (Maenioceras) Göddertz p. 176
2002Maenioceras Korn and Klug p. 140
2002Maenioceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Maenioceras Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAgoniatitidaRuzhencev 1957
suborderPharciceratina(Korn 1998)
superfamilyPharcicerataceaeHyatt 1900
familyMaenioceratidaeBogoslovsky 1958
genusMaeniocerasSchindewolf 1933

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