Acrioceras Hyatt 1900 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Ancyloceratidae

Alternative spelling: Ancyloceras (Acrioceras)

Parent taxon: Ancyloceratinae according to H. C. Klinger and W. J. Kennedy 1992

See also Imlay 1960, Klein et al. 2007 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acanthoptychoceras, Ancyloceras, Huastecoceras, Tropaeum

Subtaxa: Acrioceras (Acrioceras) Acrioceras hamlini Acrioceras meriani Acrioceras tabarelli Acrioceras vespertinum Acrioceras voyanum

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Type: Ancyloceras tabarelli

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Colombia (1 collection), France (4), Georgia (1), Germany (1), Italy (4), Japan (2), Mexico (1), Morocco (9), Slovakia (2), South Africa (3), Spain (17), United States (1: California)

Total: 46 collections including 49 occurrences

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