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Metacoceras dorsoarmatum

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Tainoceratidae

Taxonomy
Nautilus dorsoarmatus was named by Abich (1878).

It was recombined as Metacoceras dorsoarmatum by Shimansky (1965) and Teichert and Kummel (1973).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Nautilus dorsoarmatus Abich
1965Metacoceras dorsoarmatum Shimansky figs. Pl 14, fig 5
1973Metacoceras dorsoarmatum Teichert and Kummel p. 417 figs. Pl 3, figs 5,6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTrigonoceratoidea(Hyatt 1884)
familyTainoceratidaeHyatt 1883
genusMetacocerasHyatt 1883
speciesdorsoarmatum(Abich 1878)

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
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