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Rhaeboceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Scaphitidae

Taxonomy
Rhaeboceras was named by Meek (1876) [Sepkoski's age data: K Camp-u K Maes-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1107]. Its type is Ammonites halli.

It was assigned to Scaphitinae by Riccardi (1983), Cobban (1987) and Grier and Grier (1998); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Ammonites opalus Owen p. 579 figs. Pl 8, fig 6
1876Rhaeboceras Meek
1983Rhaeboceras Riccardi p. 32
1987Rhaeboceras Cobban p. 6
1998Rhaeboceras Grier and Grier p. 473
2002Rhaeboceras Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyScaphitoidea(Gill 1871)
familyScaphitidaeGill 1871
subfamilyScaphitinaeGill 1871
genusRhaebocerasMeek 1876

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