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Sporadoceras

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Sporadoceratidae

Taxonomy
Sporadoceras was named by Hyatt (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-l D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302,457]. It is the type genus of Sporadoceratidae, Sporadoceratinae.

It was assigned to Goniatitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Sporadoceratinae by Korn (2006) and Korn et al. (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Sporadoceras Hyatt
2002Sporadoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Sporadoceras Korn
2015Sporadoceras Korn et al. p. 52

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderTornoceratinaWedekind 1918
superfamilyPraeglyphioceratoidea(Ruzhencev 1957)
familySporadoceratidaeMiller and Furnish 1957
subfamilySporadoceratinaeMiller and Furnish 1957
genusSporadocerasHyatt 1884

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