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Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Hyattoceratidae

Hyattoceratinae was named by Miller and Furnish (1957). Its type is Hyattoceras.

It was reranked as the family Hyattoceratidae by Furnish et al. (2009).

It was assigned to Vidrioceratidae by Bogoslovskaya (1990) and Korn (2006); and to Marathonitoidea by Furnish et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Hyattoceratinae Miller and Furnish
1990Hyattoceratinae Bogoslovskaya p. 73
2006Hyattoceratinae Korn
2009Hyattoceratidae Furnish et al. p. 163

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderGoniatitidaHyatt 1884
suborderGoniatitinaHyatt 1884
superfamilyMarathonitoidea(Ruzhencev 1938)
familyHyattoceratidae(Miller and Furnish 1957)
familyHyattoceratidae(Miller and Furnish 1957)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:36:55
Modified: 2005-10-06 16:36:08
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2003, Kiessling 2004

Age range: base of the Artinskian to the top of the Wuchiapingian or 290.10000 to 254.17000 Ma

Collections (9 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Artinskian290.1 - 279.3USA (Nevada) Eohyattoceras leei (108765)
Roadian272.3 - 268.8China (Xizang) Hyattoceras geinitzi (117564)
Roadian - Wordian272.3 - 265.1Indonesia Hyattoceras sp., Eohyattoceras gerthi (43098)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1Italy Hyattoceras geinitzi (108671) Hyattoceras geinitzi, Hyattoceras guembeli (108566) Hyattoceras geinitzi, Hyattoceras turgidum, Hyattoceras abichi (108567) Hyattoceras guembeli (108673)
Wordian268.8 - 265.1Canada (British Columbia) Hyattoceras geinitzi (62319)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17China (Jiangxi) Demarezites anfuensis (94990)