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Cunitoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Prionoceratidae

Taxonomy
Cunitoceras was named by Weyer (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: C l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Prionoceratinae by Korn (2006); and to Prionoceratidae by Furnish et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Cunitoceras Weyer
2002Cunitoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Cunitoceras Korn
2009Cunitoceras Furnish et al. p. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyPrionoceratoidea()
familyPrionoceratidaeHyatt 1884
genusCunitocerasWeyer 1972

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