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Petteroceras

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Petteroceratidae

Taxonomy
Petteroceras was named by Bogoslovsky (1962) [Sepkoski's age data: D Give-u D Fras-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,1042]. It is not extant. Its type is Pharciceras errans. It is the type genus of Petteroceratidae.

It was assigned to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Petteroceratidae by Korn and Klug (2002), Korn (2006), Bockwinkel et al. (2013) and Bockwinkel et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Petteroceras Bogoslovsky
2002Petteroceras Korn and Klug p. 145
2002Petteroceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Petteroceras Korn
2013Petteroceras Bockwinkel et al. p. 54
2015Petteroceras Bockwinkel et al. p. 147

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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
familyPetteroceratidaeBecker and House 1993
genusPetterocerasBogoslovsky 1962

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