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Cochloceras

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Cochloceratidae

Taxonomy
Cochloceras was named by Hauer (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Cochloceras fischeri. It is the type genus of Cochloceratidae.

It was assigned to Cochloceratidae by Spath (1951) and Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Cochloceras Hauer
1951Cochloceras Spath p. 86
1981Cochloceras Tozer p. 99
2002Cochloceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyChoristocerataceaeHyatt 1900
familyCochloceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusCochlocerasHauer 1860

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