Tropidoceras actaeon d'Orbigny 1844 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Polymorphitidae

Alternative combinations: Acanthopleuroceras actaeon, Ammonites actaeon, Cycloceras actaeon

Belongs to Tropidoceras according to P. L. Smith and H. W. Tipper 1996

See also Bremer 1965, Frebold 1970, Meister 1986 and Spath 1928

Sister taxa: Tropidoceras atuelense, Tropidoceras calliplocoides, Tropidoceras calliplocum, Tropidoceras demonense, Tropidoceras ellipticum, Tropidoceras erythraeum, Tropidoceras flandrini, Tropidoceras futtereri, Tropidoceras hamulatum, Tropidoceras heterogeneum, Tropidoceras masseanum, Tropidoceras mediterraneum, Tropidoceras rotundum, Tropidoceras rursicosta, Tropidoceras semilaevis, Tropidoceras stahli, Tropidoceras stahliforme, Tropidoceras zitteli

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Canada (47: British Columbia collections), France (2), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 52 collections each including a single occurrence

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