Macrocephalites (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Macrocephalitidae

Parent taxon: Macrocephalitidae according to W. J. Arkell et al. 1957

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Dolikephalites, Eucycloceras, Idiocycloceras, Indocephalites, Kamptokephalites, Nothocephalites, Pleurocephalites, Subkossmatia

Subtaxa: Macrocephalites jacquoti

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Chile (3 collections), China (1), France (13), Germany (9), India (3), Madagascar (25), New Zealand (1), Poland (1), Spain (6), Switzerland (1), United States (1: California)

Total: 64 collections including 92 occurrences

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