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Glassoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Vidrioceratidae

Taxonomy
Glassoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-u P Guad Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Glassoceratinae.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Vidrioceratidae by Furnish et al. (2009); and to Glassoceratinae by Bogoslovskaya (1990), Korn (2006) and Leonova (2018).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Glassoceras Ruzhencev
1960Subglassoceras Ruzhencev
1990Glassoceras Bogoslovskaya p. 73
2002Glassoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Glassoceras Korn
2006Subglassoceras Korn
2009Glassoceras Furnish et al. p. 147
2018Glassoceras Leonova p. 242

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCycloloboidea(Zittel 1895)
familyVidrioceratidae
subfamilyGlassoceratinaeRuzhencev 1960
genusGlassocerasRuzhencev 1960

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