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Sowerbyceras

Cephalopoda - Phylloceratida - Phylloceratidae

Taxonomy
Sowerbyceras was named by Parona and Bonarelli (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-l J Kimm-u].

It was reranked as Phylloceras (Sowerbyceras) by Till (1910).

It was assigned to Phylloceras by Till (1910); to Calliphylloceratinae by Wright et al. (1996); and to Phylloceratitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Sowerbyceras Parona and Bonarelli
1910Phylloceras (Sowerbyceras) Till
1996Sowerbyceras Wright et al. p. 2
2002Sowerbyceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderPhylloceratida(Zittel 1884)
superfamilyPhylloceratoidea(Zittel 1884)
familyPhylloceratidaeZittel 1884
subfamilyCalliphylloceratinaeSpath 1927
genusSowerbycerasParona and Bonarelli 1895

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