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Falcitornoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae

Taxonomy
Falcitornoceras was named by House and Price (1985) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-l D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1042]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Falcitornoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002), Korn (2006) and Bockwinkel et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Falcitornoceras House and Price
2002Falcitornoceras Korn and Klug p. 159
2002Falcitornoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Falcitornoceras Korn
2013Falcitornoceras Bockwinkel et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyTornocerataceaeArthaber 1911
familyTornoceratidaeArthaber 1911
subfamilyFalcitornoceratinae(Becker 1993)
genusFalcitornocerasHouse and Price 1985

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