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Metadimorphoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Dimorphoceratidae

Taxonomy
Metadimorphoceras was named by Moore (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Bash-l Sepkoski's reference number: 304]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Metadimorphoceras Moore
2002Metadimorphoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Metadimorphoceras Korn
2009Metadimorphoceras Furnish et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyDimorphoceratoidea()
familyDimorphoceratidae
subfamilyGlyphiolobinaeRuzhencev and Bogoslovskaya 1969
genusMetadimorphocerasMoore 1958

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