Goniatites Haan 1825 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Goniatitidae

Synonym: Glyphioceras Hyatt 1884

Parent taxon: Goniatitidae according to C. Klug et al. 2016

See also Furnish et al. 2009, Korn 2006, Korn and Titus 2015, Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya 1971 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Antegoniatitinae, Arnsbergites, Goniatitella, Goniatitinae, Habadraitinae, Hibernicoceras, Hypergoniatites, Junggarites, Neogoniatites, Paraglyphioceras, Progoniatitinae, Sygambrites, Sygambritinae

Subtaxa: Glyphioceras calyx Glyphioceras diadema Glyphioceras pauperum Goniatites aequilobatus Goniatites americanus Goniatites angustilobatus Goniatites antiquatus Goniatites asturicus Goniatites baylei Goniatites beaumontii Goniatites beyrichianus Goniatites bidorsatus Goniatites bisati Goniatites blumii Goniatites concentricus Goniatites crenifalcatus Goniatites crenistria Goniatites deceptus Goniatites dufrenoii Goniatites eganensis Goniatites elegans Goniatites evelinae Goniatites falcatus Goniatites fimbriatus Goniatites fuhrmanni Goniatites furcatus Goniatites gerberi Goniatites glaucus Goniatites granosus Goniatites greencastlensis Goniatites hudsoni Goniatites infrafurcatus Goniatites involutus Goniatites iris Goniatites irtyshensis Goniatites koboldi Goniatites lazarus Goniatites lineatus Goniatites mediterraneus Goniatites multiliratus Goniatites myrtilensis Goniatites orientalis Goniatites paucilobus Goniatites radiatus Goniatites robustus Goniatites rodioni Goniatites rosthornii Goniatites schmidti Goniatites shimanskyi Goniatites sowerbyi Goniatites sphaericostriatus Goniatites sphaericus Goniatites spirifer Goniatites stenumbilicatus Goniatites striatus Goniatites struppus Goniatites suprafurcatus Goniatites tenuissimus Goniatites truncatus Goniatites umbilicus Goniatites warslowensis Goniatites wedberensis Goniatites wissmanni

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Type: Ammonites sphaericus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore


• Triassic of Italy (2 collections), United States (1: Nevada)

• Permian of United States (1: Wyoming)

• Carboniferous of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1), the Czech Republic (6), Germany (2), Ireland (1), Morocco (8), the United Kingdom (9), United States (82: Alaska, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah)

• Mississippian of United States (1: Alaska)

• Devonian of the Czech Republic (2), Spain (1), United States (3: Alaska, Maryland, New York)

Total: 120 collections including 152 occurrences

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