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Nuculoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Cravenoceratidae

Taxonomy
Nuculoceras was named by Bisat (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Nuculoceras nuculum. It is the type genus of Nuculoceratidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Nuculoceras Bisat
2002Nuculoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Nuculoceras Korn
2009Nuculoceras Furnish et al. p. 70

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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)
familyCravenoceratidaeRuzhencev 1957
subfamilyNuculoceratinae(Ruzhencev 1957)
genusNuculocerasBisat 1924

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