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Oxytornoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae

Taxonomy
Oxytornoceras was named by Becker (1993) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1042]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tornoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002), Korn (2006), Bockwinkel et al. (2013) and Bockwinkel et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Oxytornoceras Becker
2002Oxytornoceras Korn and Klug p. 158
2002Oxytornoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Oxytornoceras Korn
2013Oxytornoceras Bockwinkel et al.
2013Oxytornoceras Bockwinkel et al. p. 268

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyTornocerataceaeArthaber 1911
familyTornoceratidaeArthaber 1911
subfamilyTornoceratinaeArthaber 1911
genusOxytornocerasBecker 1993

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