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Paralegoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Schistoceratidae

Taxonomy
Paralegoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Paralegoceras Hyatt
2002Paralegoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Paralegoceras Korn
2009Paralegoceras Furnish et al. p. 111

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilySchistoceratoidea(Schmidt 1929)
familySchistoceratidaeSchmidt 1929
genusParalegocerasHyatt 1884

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