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Lytoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae

Taxonomy

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1822Ammonoceratites Bowditch
1865Lytoceras Suess
1875Ammonites (Lytoceras) Meneghini
1905Thysanolytoceras Buckman
1920Lytoceras (Kallilytoceras) Fucini
1921Kallilytoceras Buckman
1923Litoceras Böse p. 126
1926Crenilytoceras Buckman
1926Orcholytoceras Buckman
1927Eulytoceras Spath
1927Hemilytoceras Spath
1927Metalytoceras Spath
1927Pterolytoceras Spath
1938Saturnoceras Anderson
1951Thysanolytoceras Jeannet p. 30
1953Biasaloceras Drushchits
1958Dinolytoceras Besnossov
1958Valentolytoceras Besnossov
1960Lytoceras Imlay p. 195
1962Thysanolytoceras Collignon
1962Lytoceras (Ammonoceratites) Collignon p. 8
1966Ammonoceratites Brunnschweiler p. 15
1969Lytoceras Westermann p. 42
1970Lytoceras Wiedmann p. 992
1975Lytoceras Förster p. 143
1983Lytoceras Förster and Weier p. 55
1993Lytoceras Avram and Gradinaru p. 671
1994Lytoceras Zeiss et al. p. 370
1996Ammonoceratites Wright et al. p. 2
1996Eulytoceras Wright et al. p. 2
1996Hemilytoceras Wright et al. p. 2
1996Lytoceras Wright et al. p. 2
1996Metalytoceras Wright et al. p. 2
1996Pterolytoceras Wright et al. p. 2
1998Lytoceras Blau p. 201
2000Biasaloceras Arkadiev et al. p. 97
2000Eulytoceras Landra et al. p. 34
2002Ammonoceratites Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Eulytoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Hemilytoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Lytoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Metalytoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pterolytoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Lytoceras Alsen p. 123
2006Lytoceras Hillebrandt p. 46
2010Lytoceras Hoffmann p. 24

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyLytoceratoidea(Neumayr 1875)
familyLytoceratidaeNeumayr 1875
subfamilyLytoceratinaeNeumayr 1875
genusLytocerasSuess 1865

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Diagnosis
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