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Euomphaloceras Spath 1923 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acanthoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14875

Synonyms: Euomphaloceras (Kanabiceras) Reeside and Weymouth 1931 (no. 145492), Kanabiceras Reeside and Weymouth 1931 (no. 111294)

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1923. On the ammonite horizons of the Gault and contiguous deposits. Summary of Progress, Geological Survey, London (1922):139-149

Parent taxon: Euomphaloceratinae according to A. S. Gale et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Burroceras, Codazziceras, Hourcqiceras, Kamerunoceras, Lotzeites, Morrowites, Paraburroceras, Paramammites, Pseudaspidoceras, Romaniceras, Shuparoceras

Subtaxa: Euomphaloceras (Euomphaloceras), Euomphaloceras costatum, Euomphaloceras euomphalum, Euomphaloceras inerme, Euomphaloceras septemseriatum

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Type: Ammonites euomphalus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore