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Simoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Simoceratidae

Taxonomy
Simoceras is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Simoceratidae, Simoceratinae.

It was assigned to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Simoceratinae by Vasicek and Skupien (2016).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Simoceras Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Simoceras Vasicek and Skupien p. 23

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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)
familySimoceratidaeSpath 1924
subfamilySimoceratinaeSpath 1924
genusSimoceras

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