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Germanonautilus cassianus

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Tainoceratidae

Taxonomy
Temnocheilus cassianus was named by Mojsisovics (1882). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Stuores meadow near San Cassiano (GBA coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

It was recombined as Nautilus cassianus by Kamoun et al. (1994); it was recombined as Germanonautilus cassianus by Urlichs (2000) and Nützel and Kaim (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Temnocheilus cassianus Mojsisovics p. 268 figs. Pl 89, fig 1
1994Nautilus cassianus Kamoun et al.
2000Germanonautilus cassianus Urlichs p. 7 fig. 4,5
2014Germanonautilus cassianus Nützel and Kaim p. 425 fig. 11a

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyTrigonoceratoidea(Hyatt 1884)
familyTainoceratidaeHyatt 1883
genusGermanonautilus
speciescassianus(Mojsisovics 1882)

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