Acanthoscaphites Nowak 1911 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Scaphitidae

Parent taxon: Scaphitinae according to W. J. Kennedy and H. Summesberger 1987

See also Russell and Landes 1937 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Discoscaphites, Eoscaphites, Indoscaphites, Jeletzkytes, Ponteixites, Rhaeboceras, Scaphites, Trachyscaphites

Subtaxa: Acanthoscaphites plenus Acanthoscaphites tridens Acanthoscaphites verneuilianus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Canada (4: Alberta), Denmark (3), France (1), Germany (1), the Netherlands (2), United States (1: Kansas)

Total: 13 collections including 16 occurrences

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