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Nitanoceras compressum

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Megaphyllitidae

Taxonomy
Nitanoceras compressum was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 28278 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 68234, Boiler Canyon, Liard River, which is in a Longobardian marine siliciclastic in the Toad Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Nitanoceras compressum Tozer p. 91 figs. Pl 77, figs 10a,b; pl 87, figs 9a-c; text-fig 70d

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyMegaphyllitoidea(Mojsisovics 1896)
familyMegaphyllitidaeMojsisovics 1896
genusNitanocerasMcLearn 1937
speciescompressum

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