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Aristoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Thalassoceratidae

Taxonomy
Aristoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1950) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-u P Asse]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Thalassoceratinae by Furnish et al. (2009); and to Thalassoceratidae by Korn (2006) and Zhou (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Aristoceras Ruzhencev
2002Aristoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Aristoceras Korn
2009Aristoceras Furnish et al. p. 104
2017Aristoceras Zhou p. 84

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyThalassoceratoidea(Hyatt 1900)
familyThalassoceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusAristocerasRuzhencev 1950

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