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Rectoclymenia

Cephalopoda - Clymeniida - Rectoclymeniidae

Taxonomy
Rectoclymenia was named by Wedekind (1908) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-m]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1908Rectoclymenia Wedekind
2002Rectoclymenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rectoclymenia Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderClymeniida
suborderCyrtoclymeniina
superfamilyCyrtoclymeniaceae
familyRectoclymeniidaeSchindewolf 1923
genusRectoclymeniaWedekind 1908

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