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Lytheoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Neoglyphioceratidae

Taxonomy
Lytheoceras was named by Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304]. Its type is Lytheoceras nitidum.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Lytheoceras Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 320
2002Lytheoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Lytheoceras Korn
2009Lytheoceras Furnish et al. p. 63

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNeoglyphioceratoidea(Plummer and Scott 1937)
familyNeoglyphioceratidae
subfamilyNeoglyphioceratinaePlummer and Scott 1937
genusLytheoceras

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