Hildoceras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

Alternative spelling: Harpoceras (Hildoceras)

Synonyms: Goniohildoceras Seguenza 1886, Urkutites Géczy 1967

Parent taxon: Hildoceratinae according to M. Benzaggagh et al. 2022

See also Bécaud 2006, Géczy et al. 2008, Howarth 2013 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Atacamiceras, Hildaites, Hildaitoides, Mercaticeras, Orthildaites, Parahildaites

Subtaxa: Hildoceras (Lillia) Hildoceras ameuri Hildoceras apertum Hildoceras bastiani Hildoceras bifrons Hildoceras caterinii Hildoceras crassa Hildoceras crassum Hildoceras graecum Hildoceras laticosta Hildoceras lusitanicum Hildoceras semipolitum Hildoceras sublevisoni Hildoceras tethysi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore


• Jurassic of Austria (1 collection), Bulgaria (4), France (103), Germany (5), Hungary (51), Italy (25), Japan (2), Luxembourg (2), Morocco (6), Romania (1), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (133), Tunisia (17), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (39)

Total: 393 collections including 575 occurrences

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