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Rhymmoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Rhymmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Rhymmoceras was named by Ruzhencev (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302,304]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Rhymmoceratidae.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhymmoceratidae by Korn (2006), Furnish et al. (2009) and Korn and Sudar (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Rhymmoceras Ruzhencev
2002Rhymmoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rhymmoceras Korn
2009Rhymmoceras Furnish et al. p. 71
2016Rhymmoceras Korn and Sudar p. 214

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNeoglyphioceratoidea(Plummer and Scott 1937)
familyRhymmoceratidae
genusRhymmocerasRuzhencev 1958

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