†family Cleoniceratidae Whitehouse 1926

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Cleoniceratidae

Alternative spelling: Cleoniceratinae

Synonym: Lemuroceratinae Owen 1988

Full reference: F. W. Whitehouse. 1926. The Cretaceous Ammonoidea of Eastern Australia. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 8(3):195-242

Parent taxon: Acanthoceratoidea according to J. Lehmann et al. 2016

See also Alabushev 1995, Kennedy et al. 1981, Kennedy and Klinger 2012, Lehmann et al. 2013, Nagy 1970, Szives 2007, Whitehouse 1926 and Wright 1952

Sister taxa: Acanthoceratidae, Brancoceratidae, Coilopoceratidae, Collignoniceratidae, Flickiidae, Forbesiceratidae, Hystatoceratidae, Leymeriellidae, Lyelliceratidae, Mojsisovicsiidae, Peroniceratidae, Prolyelliceratidae, Pseudotissotidae, Pseudotissotiidae, Sphenodiscidae, Tissotiidae, Vascoceratidae

Subtaxa: Arcthoplitinae Cleogastroplites Cleoniceras Grycia Lemuroceras Moretella Pachygrycia Tetrahoplitoides Vnigriceratinae

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Type: Cleoniceras

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (2 collections), Canada (28: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut), Denmark (2), Germany (4), Greenland (4), Iran (1), Japan (1), Madagascar (7), the Netherlands Antilles (1), Pakistan (1), the Russian Federation (8), South Africa (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (27), the United Kingdom (20), United States (14: Alaska, California, Oregon)

Total: 121 collections including 218 occurrences

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