Parahoplites Anthula 1899 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Parahoplitidae

Alternative spelling: Acanthoceras (Parahoplites)

Parent taxon: Parahoplitinae according to J. Lehmann et al. 2019

See also Benavides-Caceres 1956, Förster 1975, Perez et al. 1990, Sepkoski 2002 and Stoyanow 1949

Sister taxa: Diadochoceras, Kazanskyella, Quitmanites

Subtaxa: Parahoplites irregularis Parahoplites melchioris Parahoplites multicostatus Parahoplites nutfieldiensis Parahoplites transitans

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Algeria (1 collection), Argentina (1), Chile (2), Colombia (1), France (1), Germany (1), Iran (2), Japan (1), Mexico (6), Spain (1), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (11), United States (5: California, Louisiana, Texas), Venezuela (1)

Total: 35 collections including 53 occurrences

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