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Bransonoceras longyinense

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Metalegoceratidae

Taxonomy
Bransonoceras longyinense was named by Zhou (2017). Its type specimen is NIGP 93725, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Huagong, beds 19-17, which is in an Artinskian marine claystone in the Longyin Formation of China.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Bransonoceras longyinense Zhou p. 77 figs. 49.1-49.12, 50.2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyNeoicoceratoidea(Hyatt 1900)
familyMetalegoceratidae
subfamilyMetalegoceratinaePlummer and Scott 1937
genusBransonoceras
specieslongyinense

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