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Kufengoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Cyclolobidae

Taxonomy
Kufengoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon P Guad-l]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Kufengoceratinae.

It was synonymized subjectively with Shengoceras by Zhou et al. (2000) and Furnish et al. (2009).

It was assigned to Kufengoceratidae by Bogoslovskaya (1990); to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Kufengoceratinae by Zhao (1980), Korn (2006) and Ehiro (2008).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Kufengoceras Ruzhencev
1980Kufengoceras Zhao p. 79
1990Kufengoceras Bogoslovskaya p. 72
2002Parakufengoceras Leonova p. S91
2002Kufengoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kufengoceras Korn
2008Kufengoceras Ehiro p. 257

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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)
familyCyclolobidaeZittel 1895
subfamilyKufengoceratinae
genusKufengocerasRuzhencev 1956

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