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Cirroctopoda

Cephalopoda - Cirroctopoda

Taxonomy
Cirroctopoda was named by Young (1989). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Octobrachia by Doyle et al. (1994).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Cirroctopoda Young
1994Cirroctopoda Doyle et al. p. 7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
superorderOctobrachiaFiorini 1981
orderCirroctopodaYoung 1989
orderCirroctopodaYoung 1989

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: fast-movingc
Life habit: nektonicc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2004-02-28 11:51:48
Modified: 2010-02-12 03:59:54
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Early/Lower Turonian or 93.50000 to 89.30000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Turonian93.5 - 89.3Mexico (Nuevo León) Palaeoctopus pelagicus (84950)