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Cuccoceras

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Balatonitidae

Taxonomy
Cuccoceras was named by Diener (1905) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-m Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Trachyceras cuccense.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1905Cuccoceras Diener
1951Cuccoceras Spath p. 16
1981Cuccoceras Tozer p. 92
2002Cuccoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyBalatonitidae
genusCuccocerasDiener 1905

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