Hysteroceras Hyatt 1900 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Brancoceratidae

Synonyms: Askoloboceras Van Hoepen 1944, Komeceras Van Hoepen 1944, Petinoceras Van Hoepen 1944, Spathiceras Whitehouse 1927, Terasceras van Hoepen 1944, Terascosceras Van Hoepen 1944

Full reference: A. Hyatt. 1900. Cephalopoda. Textbook of Palaeontology 1:502-604

Parent taxon: Brancoceratinae according to A. Mosavinia et al. 2014

See also Cooper and Kennedy 1979, Förster 1975, Haas 1942, Henderson 1990, Renz 1971, Sepkoski 2002, Szives 2007 and Wright et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Brancoceras, Cantabrigites, Erioliceras, Neokentroceras, Parabrancoceras

Subtaxa: Hysteroceras andinum Hysteroceras antipodeum Hysteroceras binum Hysteroceras bucklandi Hysteroceras capricornu Hysteroceras carinatum Hysteroceras choffati Hysteroceras falcicostatum Hysteroceras intermedium Hysteroceras multifalcatum Hysteroceras ootaturense Hysteroceras orbignyi Hysteroceras propinquum Hysteroceras semileve Hysteroceras subbinum Hysteroceras varicosum Komeceras acuticostatum Petinoceras recuperator Terascosceras cariniferum

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Type: Ammonites varicosus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Angola (3 collections), Antarctica (1), Argentina (1), Australia (1), Colombia (15), France (26), Iran (1), Italy (1), Madagascar (4), Mozambique (3), the Netherlands Antilles (1), Nigeria (4), North Atlantic (1), South Africa (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: California), Venezuela (2)

Total: 70 collections including 124 occurrences

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