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Liroceras bakhense

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Liroceratidae

Taxonomy
Liroceras bakhense was named by Reed (1944). Its type specimen is GSI 17242, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Main nala, SW of pt 2338, N of Ghundi, Salt Range, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine sandstone in the Chhidru Formation of Pakistan.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Liroceras bakhense Reed p. 363 figs. Pl 61, fig 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyClydonautiloidea(Hyatt in Zittel 1900)
familyLiroceratidae
genusLiroceras
speciesbakhense

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available