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Meridiceras Hillebrandt 2006 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Coeloceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 257698

Full reference: A. Hillebrandt. 2006. Ammoniten aus dem Pliensbachium (Carixium und Domerium) von Südamerika. Revue de Paléobiologie, Genève 25:1-403

Parent taxon: Coeloceratidae according to M. K. Howarth 2013

Sister taxa: Andicoeloceras, Apoderoceras, Bakonyceras, Coeloceras, Coeloceratinae, Miltoceras, Pimelites, Praesphaeroceras, Pseudoskirroceras, Tetraspidoceras, Zamaiceras

Subtaxa: Meridiceras amolanasense, Meridiceras celericrescens, Meridiceras densicostatum, Meridiceras externum, Meridiceras santanderi

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Type: Meridiceras externum

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore