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Convoluticeras

Cephalopoda - Agoniatitida - Teicherticeratidae

Taxonomy
Convoluticeras was named by Erben (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg-l D Emsi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 457,1103]. It is not extant. Its type is Teicherticeras (Convoluticeras) lardeuxi.

It was reranked as Teicherticeras (Convoluticeras) by Bogoslovsky (1980).

It was assigned to Teicherticeras by Bogoslovsky (1980); to Anarcestida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Palaeogoniatitinae by Korn and Klug (2002) and Korn (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Convoluticeras Erben
1961Laganites Bogoslovsky
1969Taskanites Bogoslovsky p. 129
1980Teicherticeras (Convoluticeras) Bogoslovsky
2002Convoluticeras Korn and Klug p. 69
2002Convoluticeras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Taskanites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Convoluticeras 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
familyTeicherticeratidae
subfamilyPalaeogoniatitinaeKlug 2001
genusConvoluticerasErben 1960

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