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Lenticeras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Sphenodiscidae

Taxonomy
Lenticeras was named by Gerhardt (1898) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni-l K Sant-l].

It was assigned to Lenticeratidae by Benavides-Caceres (1956); to Lenticeratinae by Wright et al. (1996); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1898Lenticeras Gerhardt
1956Lenticeras Benavides-Caceres p. 485
1996Lenticeras Wright et al. p. 203
2002Lenticeras 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
superfamilyAcanthoceratoidea(de Grossouvre 1894)
familySphenodiscidaeHyatt 1900
subfamilyLenticeratinae(Hyatt 1900)
genusLenticerasGerhardt 1898

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