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Labeceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Labeceratidae

Taxonomy
Labeceras was named by Spath (1925) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-l K Albi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is the type genus of Labeceratidae.

It was assigned to Hamitidae by Whitehouse (1926); to Labeceratinae by Förster (1975); to Labeceratidae by Henderson (1990); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1925Labeceras Spath
1926Labeceras Whitehouse p. 226
1975Labeceras Förster p. 173
1990Labeceras Henderson p. 120
2002Labeceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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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)
familyLabeceratidaeSpath 1925
genusLabecerasSpath 1925

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