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Metaplacenticeras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Placenticeratidae

Taxonomy
Metaplacenticeras was named by Spath (1926) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-u].

It was assigned to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Placenticeratidae by Matsumoto (1984) and Shigeta (2016).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Metaplacenticeras Spath
1984Metaplacenticeras Matsumoto p. 20
2002Metaplacenticeras Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Metaplacenticeras Shigeta p. 343

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyHoplitoidea(Douvillé 1890)
familyPlacenticeratidaeHyatt 1900
genusMetaplacenticerasSpath 1926

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