†family Scaphitidae Gill 1871 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Scaphitidae

Parent taxon: Scaphitoidea according to K. Tanabe 2022

See also Arkadiev et al. 2000, Brunnschweiler 1966, Cobban and Kennedy 1992, Henderson 1990, Ifrim et al. 2015, Kennedy 1984, Kennedy 1993, Kennedy 1994, Kennedy 1995, Kennedy 2005, Kennedy and Christennsen 1993, Kennedy and Christensen 1991, Kennedy and Cobban 1990, Kennedy et al. 1997, Kennedy et al. 1997, Kennedy and Gale 2015, Kennedy et al. 1992, Kennedy et al. 2008, Kennedy and Jolkicev 2004, Kennedy and Latil 2007, Landman and Cobban 2003, Landman and Waage 1993, Machalski et al. 2012, Niebuhr et al. 2016, Szives 2007, Thomel 1988, Ward and Kennedy 1993 and Wright 1952

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Clioscaphites Hoploscaphites Otoscaphitinae Scaphitinae

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Type: Scaphites

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Turkmenistan (1 collection), United States (1: Texas)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (8), Armenia (1), Australia (4), Austria (2), Belgium (7), Brazil (1), Bulgaria (4), Canada (66: Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Saskatachewan, Saskatchewan), Chile (1), Denmark (32), France (128), Germany (47), Greenland (21), India (4), Iran (1), Italy (1), Japan (79), Libya (1), Madagascar (5), Mexico (7), the Netherlands (6), New Zealand (6), the Russian Federation (12), South Africa (5), Spain (6), Sweden (3), Switzerland (2), Tajikistan (4), Turkmenistan (9), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (27), United States (548: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 1054 collections including 1445 occurrences

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