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Protoxyclymenia

Cephalopoda - Clymeniida - Kosmoclymeniidae

Taxonomy
Protoxyclymenia was named by Schindewolf (1923) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-m]. It is not extant. Its type is Clymenia dunkeri.

It was assigned to Clymeniida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rodeckiinae by Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Protoxyclymenia Schindewolf
2002Protoxyclymenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Protoxyclymenia Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderClymeniida
suborderClymeniina
superfamilyClymeniaceaeEdwards 1849
familyKosmoclymeniidaeKorn and Price 1987
subfamilyRodeckiinaeKorn 2002
genusProtoxyclymeniaSchindewolf 1923

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