Choristoceras Hauer 1865 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Choristoceratidae

Parent taxon: Choristoceratidae according to A. C. Riccardi 2019

See also Sepkoski 2002, Spath 1951, Tozer 1979, Tozer 1981 and Tozer 1994

Sister taxa: Peripleurites, Rhabdoceras, Vandaites

Subtaxa: Choristoceras ammonitiforme Choristoceras annulatum Choristoceras crickmayi Choristoceras klamathense Choristoceras marshi Choristoceras minutus Choristoceras nobile Choristoceras nyalamense Choristoceras rhaeticum Choristoceras robustum Choristoceras shoshonensis Choristoceras tortiliforme

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (3: British Columbia collections), China (1), United States (3: Nevada)

• Triassic of Argentina (1), Austria (7), Canada (9: British Columbia), China (1), Germany (14), Hungary (3), Indonesia (3), Mexico (3), Peru (1), United States (13: California, Nevada)

Total: 62 collections including 80 occurrences

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