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Liparoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Liparoceratidae

Taxonomy
Liparoceras was named by Hyatt (1867) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-l J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 302,1066]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Liparoceratidae, Liparoceratinae.

It was assigned to Liparoceratinae by Hillebrandt (2006); and to Liparoceratidae by Smith and Tipper (1996), Géczy and Meister (1998) and Howarth (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1867Liparoceras Hyatt
1996Liparoceras Smith and Tipper
1998Liparoceras Géczy and Meister
2006Liparoceras Hillebrandt p. 112
2013Liparoceras Howarth p. 57

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyEoderoceratoidea(Spath 1929)
familyLiparoceratidaeHyatt 1867
genusLiparocerasHyatt 1867

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