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Posttornoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Posttornoceratidae

Taxonomy
Posttornoceras was named by Wedekind (1910) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-m Sepkoski's reference number: 1042]. It is not extant. Its type is Posttornoceras balvei. It is the type genus of Posttornoceratidae, Posttornoceratinae.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Posttornoceratinae by Korn and Klug (2002), Korn (2006) and Korn et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Posttornoceras Wedekind
2002Posttornoceras Korn and Klug p. 168
2002Posttornoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Posttornoceras Korn
2016Posttornoceras Korn et al. p. 186

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyTornoceratoidea(Arthaber 1911)
familyPosttornoceratidaeBogoslovsky 1962
subfamilyPosttornoceratinaeBogoslovsky 1962
genusPosttornocerasWedekind 1910

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