Gastroplites (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Hoplitidae

Parent taxon: Gastroplitinae according to C. W. Wright et al. 1996

See also Nagy 1970 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Alopecoceras, Anagastroplites, Neogastroplites, Paragastroplites, Pseudogastroplites, Pseudopulchellia, Sokolovites, Stelckiceras, Stotticeras

Subtaxa: Gastroplites subquadratus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (20: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut collections), the Netherlands Antilles (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (3)

Total: 24 collections including 48 occurrences

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