Choffatia (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Perisphinctidae

Alternative spelling: Perisphinctes (Choffatia)

Synonyms: Anaplanulites Buckman 1922, Choffatia (Loboplanulites) Buckman 1925, Grossouvria, Loboplanulites Buckman 1925, Perisphinctes (Grossouvria) , Subgrossouvria

Parent taxon: Pseudoperisphinctinae according to T. P. Poulton and R. L. Hall 2019

See also Besnosov and Mitta 1993, Imlay 1953, Parent 2006, Sepkoski 2002 and ZatoĊ„ 2010

Sister taxa: Berbericeras, Binatisphinctes, Homoeoplanulites, Indosphinctes, Klematosphinctes, Poculisphinctes, Prososphinctoides, Pseudopeltoceras, Pseudoperisphinctes

Subtaxa: Anaplanulites hyatti Choffatia (Choffatia) Choffatia acuticosta Choffatia arisphinctoides Choffatia cerealis Choffatia jupiter Choffatia neumayri Choffatia poculum Choffatia schilleri Choffatia subbackeriae Choffatia suborion Grossouvria colfaxi Loboplanulites cerealiformis Loboplanulites choffatiaformis Loboplanulites prosorovskii Loboplanulites subkranaiformis Loboplanulites zakharovi Subgrossouvria hodjaikanensis

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (15 collections), Canada (5: British Columbia), Chile (6), China (1), France (26), Germany (11), Honduras (1), India (6), Iran (1), Madagascar (37), Poland (8), Saudi Arabia (3), Spain (1), Turkmenistan (1), United States (2: Alaska, California), Uzbekistan (4)

Total: 128 collections including 214 occurrences

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