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Eudiscoceras gabbi

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Beyrichitidae

Taxonomy
Eudiscoceras gabbi was named by Meek (1877). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Cottonwood Canon, West Humboldt Range, which is in an Illyrian/Fassanian carbonate limestone in Nevada. It is the type species of Eudiscoceras.

It was recombined as Ceratites (Paraceratites) gabbi by Smith (1914).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Eudiscoceras gabbi Meek p. 128 figs. Pl 11, figs 3,3a
1905Eudiscoceras gabbi Hyatt and Smith p. 179 figs. Pl 24, figs 1,2
1914Ceratites (Paraceratites) gabbi Smith p. 88 figs. Pl 5, figs 1,2; pl 15, figs 4,4a
1951Eudiscoceras gabbi Spath p. 10
1982Eudiscoceras gabbi Silberling and Nichols p. 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyBeyrichitidae(Spath 1934)
genusEudiscoceras
speciesgabbi

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