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Bassleroceras perseus

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Ellesmeroceratidae

Taxonomy
Orthoceras perseus was named by Billings (1865). It is not extant. It is the type species of Bassleroceras.

It was recombined as Bassleroceras perseus by Ulrich and Foerste (1936), Ulrich et al. (1944) and Evans (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Bassleroceras perseus Ulrich and Foerste
1944Bassleroceras perseus Ulrich et al.
2011Bassleroceras perseus Evans

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
familyEllesmeroceratidaeKobayashi 1934
genusBasslerocerasUlrich and Foerste 1936
speciesperseus(Billings 1865)

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