Kionoceras Hyatt 1884 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Kionoceratidae

Parent taxon: Kionoceratidae according to B. Kröger 2008

See also Sweet 1958, Teichert et al. 1964 and Ulrich et al. 1944

Sister taxa: Ohioceras, Polygrammoceras, Ringoceras, Thoracoceras

Subtaxa: Kionoceras coralliforme Kionoceras decorahense Kionoceras doricum Kionoceras erraticum Kionoceras infrequens Kionoceras laqueatum Kionoceras magnisulcatum Kionoceras polyplicatum Kionoceras serenum Kionoceras valcourense Kionoceras virgatum

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Type: Orthoceras doricum

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (1 collection), Brazil (1), Canada (2: New Brunswick, Quebec), United States (3: New York)

• Silurian of Canada (6: Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec), China (1), the Czech Republic (2), Greenland (2), Ireland (2), Italy (2), Morocco (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (20), United States (20: Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Wisconsin)

• Niagaran of United States (2: Indiana, Ohio)

• Ordovician of Australia (1), Canada (6: Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Quebec), China (1), Norway (2), Sweden (2), United States (35: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, New York, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Llandeilo of China (1)

Total: 114 collections including 126 occurrences

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