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Pentagonoceras guizhouense

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Pleuronodoceratidae

Taxonomy
Pentagonoceras guizhouense was named by Zhao et al. (1978). Its type specimen is NIGP 14939 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Lijiachong, Lindai, Bed 2, Qingzhen County, which is in a Changhsingian marine limestone in the Changxing Formation of China.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Pentagonoceras guizhouense Zhao et al. p. 157 figs. Pl 30, figs 15,16; text-fig 103b

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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)
familyPleuronodoceratidae
genusPentagonoceras
speciesguizhouense

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Diagnosis
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