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Pentagonoceras

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Pleuronodoceratidae

Taxonomy
Pentagonoceras was named by Zhao et al. (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 302].

It was assigned to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pleuronodoceratidae by Korn (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Pentagonoceras Zhao et al. p. 156
2002Pentagonoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pentagonoceras Korn

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
suborderParaceltitinaShevyrev 1968
superfamilyXenodiscoidea(Frech 1902)
familyPleuronodoceratidae
genusPentagonoceras

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