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Sicilioceras

Cephalopoda - Bactritida - Bactritidae

Taxonomy
Sicilioceras was named by Shimanskiy (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon]. Its type is Orthoceras paternoi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Sicilioceras Shimanskiy p. 80
1964Sicilioceras Teichert et al. p. 502
2002Sicilioceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassBactritoideaShimanskiy 1951
orderBactritidaShimanskiy 1951
familyBactritidaeHyatt 1884
genusSicilioceras

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