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Acrochordiceras Hyatt 1877 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Acrochordiceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14004

Alternative spelling: Ammonites (Acrochordiceras)

Synonyms: Acrochordiceras (Epacrochordiceras) Spath 1934 (no. 266544), Epacrochordiceras Spath 1934 (no. 14122), Haydenites Diener 1905 (no. 265488)

Full reference: A. Hyatt. 1877. Ammonoid genera in Part I. Palaeontology. Report of the Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel 4:105-129

Parent taxon: Acrochordiceratidae according to E. T. Tozer 1981

Sister taxa: Bradyia, Caucasochordiceras, Columboceras, Eoacrochordiceras, Globacrochordiceras, Paracrochordiceras, Pseudacrochordiceras

Subtaxa: Acrochordiceras (Acrochordiceras), Acrochordiceras atavum, Acrochordiceras carolinae, Acrochordiceras damesi, Acrochordiceras dimidiatum, Acrochordiceras hatschekii, Acrochordiceras haueri, Acrochordiceras hyatti, Acrochordiceras lingyunense

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore