Litoceras Hyatt 1883 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Tarphycerida - Trocholitidae

Parent taxon: Trocholitidae according to R. E. Crick 1981

See also Teichert et al. 1964 and Ulrich et al. 1942

Sister taxa: Arkoceras, Curtoceras, Discoceras, Graftonoceras, Hardmanoceras, Jasperoceras, Palaeonautilus, Paradiscoceras, Plectolites, Schroederoceras, Trocholites, Trocholitoceras, Wichitoceras

Subtaxa: Litoceras calciferum Litoceras versutum Litoceras whiteavsi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Whiterockian of United States (1: Nevada collection)

• Ordovician of Canada (5: Newfoundland and Labrador)

Total: 6 collections including 7 occurrences

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