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Vassaroceras henrietta

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida

Taxonomy
Orthoceras henrietta was named by Dwight (1884). It is not extant. Its type locality is Rochdale, which is in a Stairsian shallow subtidal reef rocks in the Rochdale Formation of New York. It is the type species of Vassaroceras.

It was recombined as Vassaroceras henrietta by Ulrich et al (1944).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Orthoceras henrietta Dwight p. 256 figs. pl. 7, figs 13– 14a
1944Vassaroceras henrietta Ulrich et al

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderEllesmerocerida()
genusVassaroceras
specieshenrietta(Dwight 1884)

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