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Caloceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Psiloceratidae

Taxonomy
Caloceras was named as a genus. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Psiloceras (Caloceras) by Rakús (1999).

It was assigned to Psiloceras by Rakús (1999); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Psiloceratinae by Howarth (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Psiloceras (Caloceras) Rakús p. 338
2002Caloceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Caloceras Howarth p. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPsiloceratoidea(Hyatt 1867)
familyPsiloceratidaeHyatt 1867
subfamilyPsiloceratinaeHyatt 1867
genusCaloceras

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