Glochiceras Hyatt 1900 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Oppeliidae

Parent taxon: Oppeliidae according to T. Sato and T. Yamada 2014

See also Cantu-Chapa 1962 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aconeceratinae, Bonarelliinae, Bukowskites, Cieneguiticeras, Distichoceratinae, Glochiceratinae, Hecticoceratinae, Mazapilitinae, Naramoceras, Ochetoceratinae, Oppelia, Oppeliinae, Oxycerites, Paroecotraustes, Paroxycerites, Pasottia, Prohecticoceras, Streblitinae, Taramelliceratinae

Subtaxa: Glochiceras (Coryceras) Glochiceras (Glochiceras)

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Type: Ammonites nimbatus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Spain (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Algeria (3), Azerbaijan (1), Cuba (1), France (22), Germany (6), Iraq (1), Italy (1), Japan (1), Madagascar (2), Mexico (4), Portugal (2), Romania (18), Spain (6), Switzerland (2), Yemen (2)

Total: 73 collections including 97 occurrences

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