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Parapinacoceras

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Gymnitidae

Taxonomy
Parapinacoceras was named by Diener (1916) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Pinacoceras aspidoides.

It was assigned to Pinacoceratidae by Spath (1951) and McLearn (1969); to Gymnitidae by Tozer (1981); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1916Parapinacoceras Diener
1951Parapinacoceras Spath p. 166
1969Parapinacoceras McLearn p. 49
1981Parapinacoceras Tozer p. 93
2002Parapinacoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyPinacocerataceaeMojsisovics 1879
familyGymnitidaeWaagen 1895
genusParapinacocerasDiener 1916

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