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Onitshoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

Taxonomy
Onitshoceras was named by Reyment (1954) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni]. Its type is Onitshoceras matsumotoi.

It was assigned to Desmoceratidae by Reyment (1954) and Reyment (1955); to Desmoceratinae by Kennedy (1984); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Onitshoceras Reyment
1955Onitshoceras Reyment p. 19
1984Onitshoceras Kennedy p. 30
2002Onitshoceras 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
superfamilyDesmoceratoidea(Zittel 1895)
familyDesmoceratidaeZittel 1895
subfamilyDesmoceratinaeZittel 1895
genusOnitshoceras

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