†family Turrilitidae Gill 1871 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Turrilitidae

Parent taxon: Turrilitoidea according to A. Tajika et al. 2018

See also Arkadiev et al. 2000, Atabekyan 1985, El Qot 2018, Förster 1975, Gale et al. 2018, Henderson 1990, Kennedy 1994, Kennedy 2005, Kennedy 2013, Kennedy et al. 1988, Kennedy and Cobban 1990, Kennedy et al. 1998, Kennedy et al. 1980, Kennedy et al. 1981, Kennedy and Morris 2018, Kennedy and Simmons 1991, Matsumoto 1984, Mosavinia et al. 2014, Mosavinia and Wilmsen 2017, Sharifi et al. 2016, Summesberger 1979, Summesberger 1980 and Wright 1979

Sister taxa: Anisoceratidae, Baculitidae, Diplomoceratidae, Hamitidae, Nostoceratidae

Subtaxa: Carthaginites Hypoturrilites Mariella Mesoturrilites Neostlingoceras Notostreptites Ostlingoceras Pseudhelicoceras Pseudohelicoceras Turrilites Turrilitinae

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Angola (5 collections), Antarctica (3), Armenia (1), Australia (3), Azerbaijan (3), Brazil (3), Canada (6: British Columbia), Colombia (5), Denmark (1), Egypt (1), France (62), Germany (23), India (5), Iran (7), Italy (1), Japan (7), Kazakhstan (12), Madagascar (17), Mexico (9), Mozambique (4), New Zealand (1), Nigeria (4), Oman (1), Peru (3), the Russian Federation (3), Serbia and Montenegro (1), South Africa (2), Spain (2), Switzerland (4), Tanzania (1), Turkmenistan (67), Ukraine (2), the United Kingdom (28), United States (52: California, Mississippi, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 349 collections including 562 occurrences

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