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Anisoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Anisoceratidae

Taxonomy
Anisoceras was named by Pictet (1854) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-l K Turo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 943]. Its type is Hamites saussureanus.

It was reranked as Hamites (Anisoceras) by Boule et al. (1907).

It was assigned to Hamites by Boule et al. (1907); to Anisoceratinae by Förster (1975); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Anisoceratidae by Whitehouse (1926), Reyment (1955), Cantu-Chapa (1962), Cobban (1972), Wright (1979), Kennedy et al. (1988), Henderson (1990), Kennedy (1994), Kennedy et al. (1998), Arkadiev et al. (2000), Kennedy (2005), Kennedy and Latil (2007) and Kennedy et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Anisoceras Pictet
1907Hamites (Anisoceras) Boule et al.
1926Anisoceras Whitehouse p. 230
1955Anisoceras Reyment p. 12
1962Anisoceras Cantu-Chapa p. 31
1972Anisoceras Cobban p. 4
1975Anisoceras Förster p. 170
1979Anisoceras Wright p. 288
1988Anisoceras Kennedy et al. p. 41
1990Anisoceras Henderson p. 140
1994Anisoceras Kennedy p. 231
1998Anisoceras Kennedy et al. p. 35
2000Anisoceras Arkadiev et al. p. 115
2002Anisoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Anisoceras Kennedy p. 406
2007Anisoceras Kennedy and Latil p. 467
2008Anisoceras Kennedy et al. p. 45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyTurrilitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyAnisoceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusAnisocerasPictet 1854

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