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Ammonites Bruguière 1789 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida

PaleoDB taxon number: 72298

Alternative spelling: Scaphites (Ammonites)

Full reference: J.-G. Bruguière. 1789. Histoire Naturelle des Vers. Tome VIeme. Librairie Panckoucke

Parent taxon: Ammonitida according to International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1955

Sister taxa: Ammonitina, Ancyloceratina, Ancylocerina, Cardiocerina, Dudresnayiceras, Haplocerina, Psilocerina, Sinuiceratidae, Stephanocerina, Steueroceras

Subtaxa: Ammonites acutocostatus, Ammonites angulatus, Ammonites baculatus, Ammonites batesi, Ammonites bouei, Ammonites brongniartii, Ammonites brotheus, Ammonites cadomensis, Ammonites cingulatus, Ammonites complanatoides, Ammonites coronatus, Ammonites crenatus, Ammonites densicostatus, Ammonites deslongchampsii, Ammonites difficialis, Ammonites discus, Ammonites dutempleanus, Ammonites emilianus, Ammonites ferstli, Ammonites flexuosus, Ammonites frantzi, Ammonites garantianus, Ammonites goldfusii, Ammonites guibali, Ammonites hebertinus, Ammonites hochstetteri, Ammonites humboldtii, Ammonites jamesoni, Ammonites kammerkarensis, Ammonites lacunatus, Ammonites lalandeanus, Ammonites mandelslohii, Ammonites moreanus, Ammonites nucleus, Ammonites oolithicus, Ammonites partschii, Ammonites psilodiscus, Ammonites rimosus, Ammonites rueppelii, Ammonites scissum, Ammonites sternalis, Ammonites striatulus, Ammonites subradiatus, Ammonites tenuistriatus, Ammonites thouarsensis, Ammonites truellei, Ammonites voultensis

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore