Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Sosioceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Pseudohaloritidae

Taxonomy
Sosioceras was named by Frest et al. (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-l Sepkoski's reference number: 303].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Sosioceras Frest et al. p. 26
2002Sosioceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Sosioceras Korn
2009Sosioceras Furnish et al. p. 22

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyPseudohaloritoidea(Ruzhencev 1957)
familyPseudohaloritidaeRuzhencev 1957
subfamilyShouchangoceratinaeZhao and Zheng 1977
genusSosioceras

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