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Stikinoceras

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Thisbitidae

Taxonomy
Stikinoceras was named by McLearn (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-l Sepkoski's reference number: 302]. It is not extant. Its type is Stikinoceras kerri.

It was assigned to Tibetitidae by Spath (1951); to Thisbitidae by Tozer (1981) and Tozer (1994); and to Ceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Stikinoceras McLearn
1951Stikinoceras Spath p. 75
1981Stikinoceras Tozer p. 99
1994Stikinoceras Tozer p. 233
2002Stikinoceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTropitaceae(Mojsisovics 1875)
familyThisbitidae
genusStikinocerasMcLearn 1930

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