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Chaotianoceras maoertangense

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Pseudotirolitidae

Taxonomy
Chaotianoceras maoertangense was named by Zhao et al. (1978). Its type specimen is NIGP 14947 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Mao'ertang Section, Chaotian Mb, Shangsi, Guangyuan County, which is in a Changhsingian deep-water siliciclastic in the Dalong Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Chaotianoceras maoertangense Zhao et al. p. 131 figs. Pl 20, figs 12-15; text-fig 81

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
suborderParaceltitinaShevyrev 1968
superfamilyXenodiscoidea(Frech 1902)
familyPseudotirolitidaeZhao 1965
genusChaotianoceras
speciesmaoertangense

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