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Clydoniceras (Delecticeras)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Clydoniceratidae

Taxonomy
Delecticeras was named as a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Delecticeras delectum.

It was reranked as Clydoniceras (Delecticeras) by Besnosov and Mitta (1993).

It was assigned to Clydoniceratidae by Arkell et al. (1957); to Clydoniceras by Besnosov and Mitta (1993); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Delecticeras Arkell et al. p. 291
1993Clydoniceras (Delecticeras) Besnosov and Mitta p. 21
2002Delecticeras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyStephanoceratoidea(Newmayr 1875)
familyClydoniceratidaeBuckman 1924
genusClydoniceras
subgenusDelecticeras

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