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Nikitinoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Polyptychitidae

Taxonomy
Nikitinoceras was named by Sokolov (1913). Its type is Olcostephanus hoplitoides.

It was assigned to Tolliinae by Alsen (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1913Nikitinoceras Sokolov
1914Temnoptychites Pavlow
2002Temnoptychites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Nikitinoceras Alsen p. 65

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctaceaeSteinman 1890
familyPolyptychitidaeWedekind 1918
subfamilyTolliinaeSpath 1952
genusNikitinocerasSokolov 1913

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