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Cymatoceras patens

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Taxonomy
Nautilus patens was named by Kner (1848). Its type specimen is NHMW 2004z0117/0001, a shell, and it is a mold. Its type locality is Nagoryany, area of Lvov, which is in a Senonian marine horizon in Ukraine.

It was recombined as Cymatoceras patens by Shimansky (1975) and Wilmsen and Esser (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1848Nautilus patens Kner p. 7 figs. pl. 1, figs 2,2a
1975Cymatoceras patens Shimansky p. 111 fig. 23
2004Cymatoceras patens Wilmsen and Esser p. 493 figs. Pl. 1, Fig. 3; Pl. 2, Figs 1a-c, 2a-b; Pl. 3, Figs 1a-b, 2a-b, 3-4, 5a-b, 6-7; Pl. 4, Figs 1a-c, 2-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyNautiloidea(de Blainville 1825)
familyNautilidaede Blainville 1825
genusCymatocerasHyatt 1884
speciespatens(Kner 1848)

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