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Lyticoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Neocomitidae

Taxonomy
Lyticoceras was named by Hyatt (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: K Vala K Haut-l]. Its type is Ammonites cryptoceras.

It was assigned to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Endemoceratinae by Klein (2005) and Alsen (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Lyticoceras Hyatt
2002Lyticoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Lyticoceras Klein p. 340
2006Lyticoceras Alsen p. 121

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctoidea(Steinman 1890)
familyNeocomitidaeSalfeld 1921
subfamilyEndemoceratinaeSchindewolf 1966
genusLyticocerasHyatt 1900

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