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Himantoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Himantoceratidae

Taxonomy
Himantoceras was named by Thieuloy (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: K Vala-u]. Its type is Criohimantoceras gigas.

It was assigned to Crioceratitidae by Avram and Gradinaru (1993); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Himantoceratidae by Klein et al. (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Himantoceras Thieuloy p. 206
1993Himantoceras Avram and Gradinaru p. 672
1993Criohimantoceras Thieuloy and Bulot p. 86
2002Himantoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Himantoceras Klein et al. p. 31

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyAncyloceratoidea(Gill 1871)
familyHimantoceratidaeDimitrova 1970
genusHimantocerasThieuloy 1965

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