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Liroceras praelunense

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Liroceratidae

Taxonomy
Liroceras praelunense was named by Shimanskiy (1967). Its type specimen is PIN 1397/7, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Kirpich-Kyrta, Podcherem river, which is in a Chadian/Arundian marine horizon in the Russian Federation.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Liroceras praelunense Shimanskiy p. 196 figs. Pl 27, fig 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassNautiloideaAgassiz 1847
orderNautilidaAgassiz 1847
superfamilyClydonautiloidea(Hyatt in Zittel 1900)
familyLiroceratidae
genusLiroceras
speciespraelunense

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available