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Prostacheoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Vidrioceratidae

Taxonomy
Prostacheoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1937) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse-l P Guad]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); to Vidrioceratidae by Leonova (1989), Furnish et al. (2009) and Zhou (2017); and to Vidrioceratinae by Bogoslovskaya (1990), Korn (2006) and Leonova (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Prostacheoceras Ruzhencev
1989Prostacheoceras Leonova p. 169
1990Prostacheoceras Bogoslovskaya p. 72
2002Prostacheoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Prostacheoceras Korn
2009Prostacheoceras Furnish et al. p. 149
2017Prostacheoceras Zhou p. 59
2018Prostacheoceras Leonova p. 237

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCycloloboidea(Zittel 1895)
familyVidrioceratidae
subfamilyVidrioceratinaePlummer and Scott 1937
genusProstacheocerasRuzhencev 1937

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