Cheiloceras Frech 1897 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Cheiloceratidae

Synonym: Eucheiloceras Schmidt 1921

Parent taxon: Cheiloceratinae according to D. Korn 2006

See also Korn and Klug 2002 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Balacheiloceras, Dyscheiloceras, Paratorleyoceras, Staffites, Torleyoceras

Subtaxa: Cheiloceras (Cheiloceras) Cheiloceras (Compactoceras) Cheiloceras artum Cheiloceras bogoslovskyi Cheiloceras depressum Cheiloceras evolutum Cheiloceras hamolobum Cheiloceras ovatolobum Cheiloceras rotundolobatum Cheiloceras sacculum Cheiloceras subcostatum

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Type: Goniatites subpartitus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore


• Devonian of Australia (8 collections), China (1), France (1), Germany (25), Kazakhstan (2), Poland (2), United States (11: New York)

Total: 50 collections including 99 occurrences

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