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Kionoceras virgatum

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Kionoceratidae

Taxonomy
Orthoceras virgatum was named by de Sowerby and Murchison (1839) [Sowerby in Murchison 1839. = Orthoceras angulatum Wahlenberg, 1821 – M’Coy 1855, p. 313;]. It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Kionoceras virgatum by Holland (2000) and Holland and Copper (2008).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Orthoceras virgatum de Sowerby and Murchison p. 620 figs. pl. 9 f. 14
1839Orthoceras canaliculatum de Sowerby and Murchison p. 632 figs. pl. 13 f. 26
1866Orthoceras bellatulum Billings p. 58
1928Kionoceras bellatulum Foerste p. 269 figs. pl. 44 f. 5
2000Kionoceras virgatum Holland p. 178 fig. 1h
2008Kionoceras virgatum Holland and Copper pp. 1025 - 1026 figs. 4B, C, F

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthoceratoideaZhuravleva 1994
orderOrthoceridaKuhn 1940
familyKionoceratidaeHyatt 1900
genusKionocerasHyatt 1884
speciesvirgatum()

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