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Cymatoceras pacificum

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Taxonomy
Cymatoceras pacificum was named by Matsumoto and Muramoto (1983). Its type specimen is MC.TS-3025, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Yamato, Wakkawembets stream, which is in a Campanian marine mudstone in Japan.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Cymatoceras pacificum Matsumoto and Muramoto p. 92 figs. Pl 18, fig 1; pl 19, fig 1; pl 20, figs 1,2; text-fig 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
speciespacificum

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