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Choffaticeras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Pseudotissotiidae

Taxonomy
Choffaticeras was named by Hyatt (1903) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo-l].

It was reranked as Pseudotissotia (Choffaticeras) by Pervinquiére (1907).

It was assigned to Pseudotissotia by Pervinquiére (1907); to Pseudotissotiidae by Chancellor et al. (1994) and Kennedy (1994); to Pseudotissotinae by Meister et al. (1994); to Pseudotissotiinae by Meister (1989) and Wright et al. (1996); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); to Pseudotissotidae by Meister et al. (2003) and Kennedy et al. (2008); and to Pseudotissotiinae by Barroso-Barcenilla and Goy (2007), Aly et al. (2008) and Kennedy and Gale (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Choffaticeras Hyatt
1907Pseudotissotia (Choffaticeras) Pervinquiére p. 354
1989Choffaticeras Meister p. 58
1994Choffaticeras Chancellor et al. p. 83
1994Choffaticeras Kennedy p. 261
1994Choffaticeras Meister et al. p. 214
1996Choffaticeras Wright et al. p. 179
2002Choffaticeras Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Choffaticeras Meister et al. p. 345
2007Choffaticeras Barroso-Barcenilla and Goy p. 463
2008Choffaticeras Aly et al. p. 50
2008Choffaticeras Kennedy et al. p. 162
2016Choffaticeras Kennedy and Gale p. 285

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyAcanthoceratoidea(de Grossouvre 1894)
familyPseudotissotiidae(Hyatt 1903)
subfamilyPseudotissotiinaeHyatt 1903
genusChoffaticerasHyatt 1903

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