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Pinacoceras metternichi

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Pinacoceratidae

Taxonomy
Ammonites metternichi was named by Hauer (1846). It is the type species of Pinacoceras.

It was recombined as Pinacoceras metternichi by von Mojsisovics (1873), von Mojsisovics (1902), Spath (1951), Bychkov (1985) and Shevyrev (1990).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Ammonites metternichi Hauer
1873Pinacoceras metternichi von Mojsisovics p. 60 figs. Pl 26, fig 1
1873Pinacoceras postparma von Mojsisovics p. 61 figs. Pl 26, fig 4
1902Pinacoceras metternichi von Mojsisovics p. 295 figs. Pl 19, fig 1
1902Pinacoceras postparma von Mojsisovics p. 295
1951Pinacoceras metternichi Spath p. 166
1985Pinacoceras metternichi Bychkov p. 23 figs. Pl 7, fig 3; pl 1, fig 4
1990Pinacoceras metternichi Shevyrev p. 142 figs. Pl 7, fig 5; text-fig 52

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyPinacoceratoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyPinacoceratidaeMojsisovics 1879
genusPinacoceras
speciesmetternichi(Hauer 1846)

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