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Parapatoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Parkinsoniidae

Taxonomy
Parapatoceras is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Parapatoceratinae.

It was assigned to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Parapatoceratinae by Bert and Courville (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Parapatoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Parapatoceras Bert and Courville p. 120

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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)
familyParkinsoniidaeBuckman 1920
subfamilyParapatoceratinaeBuckman 1926
genusParapatoceras

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