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Cymatoceras virgatum

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Taxonomy
Nautilus (Cymatoceras) virgatus was named by Spengler (1910). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Odium, beds with Schloenbachia inflata, which is in an Albian marine limestone in India.

It was recombined as Cymatoceras virgatum by Matsumoto et al. (1984).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1910Nautilus (Cymatoceras) virgatus Spengler p. 130 figs. Pl 11, fig 3; pl 12, fig 7c
1984Cymatoceras virgatum Matsumoto et al. p. 336 figs. Pl 62, fig 1; pl 63, fig 1; pl 64, fig 1

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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
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