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Protopopanoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Popanoceratidae

Taxonomy
Protopopanoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Protopopanoceras Ruzhencev
2002Protopopanoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Protopopanoceras Korn
2009Protopopanoceras Furnish et al. p. 181

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyPopanoceratoidea(Hyatt 1900)
familyPopanoceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusProtopopanocerasRuzhencev 1938

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