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Diaboloceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Schistoceratidae

Taxonomy
Diaboloceras was named by Miller and Furnish (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u C Mosc-l Sepkoski's reference number: 304].

It was reranked as Paralegoceras (Diaboloceras) by Gordon (1964).

It was assigned to Paralegoceras by Gordon (1964); to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Schistoceratidae by Korn (2006) and Furnish et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Diaboloceras Miller and Furnish p. 527
1964Paralegoceras (Diaboloceras) Gordon p. 270
2002Diaboloceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Diaboloceras Korn
2009Diaboloceras Furnish et al. p. 111

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilySchistoceratoidea(Schmidt 1929)
familySchistoceratidaeSchmidt 1929
genusDiaboloceras

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