Agathiceras Gemmellaro 1887 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Agathiceratidae

Full reference: G. G. Gemmellaro. 1887. La Fauna dei Calcari con Fusulina della Valle del Fiume Sosio nella Provincia di Palermo, Fasc. 1 - Ammonoidea. Giornale di Scienze Naturali e Economiche 19:1-106

Parent taxon: Agathiceratidae according to Z. R. Zhou 2017

See also Furnish et al. 2009, Korn 2006, Leonova 1989, Sepkoski 2002, Tazawa et al. 2005 and Teichert 1944

Sister taxa: Gaetanoceras, Paragathiceras, Pericleites

Subtaxa: Agathiceras (Agathiceras) Agathiceras anceps Agathiceras applanatum Agathiceras applini Agathiceras ciscoense Agathiceras contractum Agathiceras divisum Agathiceras frechi Agathiceras girtyi Agathiceras jilinense Agathiceras mediterraneum Agathiceras sequaxilirae Agathiceras suessi Agathiceras sundaicum Agathiceras tornatum Agathiceras uralicum Agathiceras verkhoyanicum Agathiceras vulgatum

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (1 collection), Canada (4: British Columbia, Nunavut), China (19), East Timor (2), Greece (1), Indonesia (3), Iraq (1), Italy (4), Japan (10), Kazakhstan (10), Malaysia (4), Mexico (1), Oman (2), the Russian Federation (5), Tajikistan (70), Thailand (6), Tunisia (2), Ukraine (1), United States (48: California, Texas)

• Carboniferous to Permian of Kazakhstan (1)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Nunavut), Kazakhstan (9), the Russian Federation (15), United States (6: Texas)

Total: 226 collections including 235 occurrences

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