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Docidoceras (Trilobiticeras)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Otoitidae

Taxonomy
Trilobiticeras was named as a genus. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Otoites (Trilobiticeras) by Arkell (1954); it was reranked as Docidoceras (Trilobiticeras) by Westermann (1969).

It was assigned to Otoites by Arkell (1954); to Otoitidae by Arkell et al. (1957); to Docidoceras by Westermann (1969); and to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Otoites (Trilobiticeras) Arkell p. 570
1957Trilobiticeras Arkell et al. p. 287
1969Docidoceras (Trilobiticeras) Westermann p. 155
2002Trilobiticeras 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
superfamilyStephanoceratoidea(Newmayr 1875)
familyOtoitidaeMascke 1907
genusDocidoceras
subgenusTrilobiticeras

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