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Ophilyroceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Rhymmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Ophilyroceras was named by Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304].

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhymmoceratidae by Korn (2006), Furnish et al. (2009) and Korn and Sudar (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Ophilyroceras Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya p. 335
2002Ophilyroceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Ophilyroceras Korn
2009Ophilyroceras Furnish et al. p. 71
2016Ophilyroceras Korn and Sudar p. 213

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

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