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Parapuzosia (Austiniceras)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Austiniceras was named by Spath (1922) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l K Camp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 730].

It was reranked as Puzosia (Austiniceras) by Anderson (1958) and Cooper (1978); it was reranked as Parapuzosia (Austiniceras) by Clark (1960), Wright and Kennedy (1984) and Wilmsen and Nagm (2014).

It was assigned to Puzosia by Anderson (1958) and Cooper (1978); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Parapuzosia by Clark (1960), Wright and Kennedy (1984) and Wilmsen and Nagm (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Austiniceras Spath p. 127
1958Puzosia (Austiniceras) Anderson p. 239
1960Parapuzosia (Austiniceras) Clark p. 235
1978Puzosia (Austiniceras) Cooper p. 75
1984Parapuzosia (Austiniceras) Wright and Kennedy p. 59
2002Austiniceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Parapuzosia (Austiniceras) Wilmsen and Nagm p. 203

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyDesmoceratoidea(Zittel 1895)
familyDesmoceratidaeZittel 1895
subfamilyPuzosiinaeSpath 1922
genusParapuzosiaNowak 1913
subgenusAustiniceras(Spath 1922)

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