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Zestoceras nitidum

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Trachyceratidae

Taxonomy
Zestoceras nitidum was named by Tozer (1994). Its type specimen is GSC 28770 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is GSC 68236, Boiler Canyon, Liard River, which is in a Longobardian marine siliciclastic in the Toad Formation of Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Zestoceras nitidum Tozer p. 159 figs. Pl 80, figs 9a,b; text-fig 63e

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyTrachyceratoidea(Haug 1894)
familyTrachyceratidaeHaug 1894
subfamilyAnolcitinae
genusZestoceras
speciesnitidum

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