Metaderoceras Spath 1925 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Eoderoceratidae

Synonym: Spiniclaviceras Venturi et al. 2007

Parent taxon: Eoderoceratinae according to M. K. Howarth 2013

See also Geczy and Meister 2007, Hillebrandt 2006, Meister and Friebe 2003, Sarih et al. 2007, Sepkoski 2002, Smith and Tipper 1996 and Thomson and Smith 1992

Sister taxa: Bifericeras, Crucilobiceras, Dubariceras, Eoderoceras, Eteoderoceras, Hyperderoceras, Microderoceras, Parahyperderoceras, Paramicroderoceras, Promicroceras, Xipheroceras

Subtaxa: Metaderoceras apertum Metaderoceras brutum Metaderoceras gemmellaroi Metaderoceras mouterdei Metaderoceras muticum Metaderoceras pseudomuticum Metaderoceras spirale Metaderoceras talkeetnaense Metaderoceras venarense Metaderoceras venustulum

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Algeria (1 collection), Austria (4), Canada (134: British Columbia, Yukon), France (12), Hungary (10), Italy (1), Mexico (12), Morocco (18), Peru (5), Spain (1), Tunisia (7), Turkey (3), the United Kingdom (1), United States (11: Nevada)

Total: 220 collections including 264 occurrences

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