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Hoplitoplacenticeras plasticus Paulcke 1907 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Placenticeratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 129639

Alternative combination: Hoplites plasticus

Full reference: W. J. Paulcke. 1907. Die Cephalopoden der oberen Kreide SŁdpatagoniens. Berichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Freiburg im Breisgau 15:1-82

Belongs to Hoplitoplacenticeras according to H. C. Klinger and W. J. Kennedy 1989

Sister taxa: Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras), Hoplitoplacenticeras (Lemfoerdiceras), Hoplitoplacenticeras costulosum, Hoplitoplacenticeras dolbergense, Hoplitoplacenticeras fugen, Hoplitoplacenticeras monju, Hoplitoplacenticeras plasticum, Hoplitoplacenticeras rarecostatum, Hoplitoplacenticeras rejaudryi, Hoplitoplacenticeras vari

Subtaxa: Hoplites plasticus costatus, Hoplites plasticus hauthali, Hoplites plasticus laevis, Hoplites plasticus semicostatus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore