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Megalytoceratinae

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae

Taxonomy
Megalytoceratinae was named by Spath (1927). Its type is Megalytoceras.

It was assigned to Lytoceratidae by Hoffmann (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Megalytoceratinae Spath
1927Nannolytoceratinae Spath
2010Megalytoceratinae Hoffmann p. 51
2010Nannolytoceratidae Zaton p. 74

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyLytoceratoidea(Neumayr 1875)
familyLytoceratidaeNeumayr 1875
subfamilyMegalytoceratinaeSpath 1927
subfamilyMegalytoceratinaeSpath 1927

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