Protogrammoceras Spath 1913 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

Invalid subtaxa: Argutarpites Buckman 1923, Bassaniceras Fucini 1929 [objective synonym], Eoprotogrammoceras Cantaluppi 1970, Fuciniceras (Paltarpites) Buckman 1922, Neoprotogrammoceras Cantaluppi 1970, Paltarpites Buckman 1922, Protogrammoceras (Argutarpites) Buckman 1923, Protogrammoceras (Paltarpites) Buckman 1922, Wrightia Gemmellaro 1886 [replaced name]

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

See also Arkell 1952, Bécaud 2006, Bécaud 2008, Géczy and Meister 1998, Hillebrandt 2006, Meister et al. 2011, Sepkoski 2002, Smith and Tipper 1996 and Thomson and Smith 1992

Sister taxa: Fuciniceras, Lioceratoides

Subtaxa: Fuciniceras (Paltarpites) aequiondulatum Protogrammoceras (Argutarpites) meneghinii Protogrammoceras (Fieldingiceras) Protogrammoceras (Matteiceras) Protogrammoceras (Paltarpites) gabillyi Protogrammoceras (Paltarpites) madagascariense Protogrammoceras (Paltarpites) paltum Protogrammoceras (Protogrammoceras) Protogrammoceras ionicus Protogrammoceras pseudodilectum Protogrammoceras serotinum Protogrammoceras sublaeve

View classification

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (2 collections), Austria (2), Canada (95: Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon), Chile (2), France (40), Hungary (23), Iran (1), Italy (7), Japan (9), the Russian Federation (3), Saudi Arabia (2), Spain (7), Switzerland (2), Tunisia (3)

Total: 198 collections including 272 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.