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Paleoconus

Cephalopoda - Hematitida - Hematitidae

Taxonomy
Paleoconus was named by Flower and Gordon (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. Its type is Paleoconus bakeri.

It was assigned to Aulacocerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hematitidae by Nishiguchi and Mapes (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Paleoconus Flower and Gordon p. 816
2002Paleoconus Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Paleoconus Nishiguchi and Mapes p. 179

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
superorderBelemnoidaGray 1849
orderHematitidaDoguzhaeva et al. 2002
familyHematitidaeGustomesov 1976
genusPaleoconusFlower and Gordon 1959

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