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Onitshoceras Reyment 1954 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15282

Full reference: R. A. Reyment. 1954. New Turonian (Cretaceous) ammonite genera from Nigeria. Colonial Geology and Mineral Resources 4(3):248-270

Parent taxon: Desmoceratinae according to W. J. Kennedy 1984

Sister taxa: Burckhardtites, Damesites, Desmoceras, Desmophyllites, Microdesmoceras, Moremanoceras, Tragodesmoceroides

Subtaxa: Onitshoceras matsumotoi, Onitshoceras ponsianum

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Type: Onitshoceras matsumotoi

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore