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Beloceras Hyatt 1884 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Beloceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 13455

Synonyms: Beloceras (Ceratobeloceras) House and Kirchgasser 1985 (no. 342365), Beloceras (Idiobeloceras) Yatskov 1990 (no. 342362), Ceratobeloceras House and Kirchgasser 1985 (no. 13459), Idiobeloceras Yatskov 1990 (no. 341529)

Parent taxon: Beloceratidae according to D. Korn 2006

Sister taxa: Beloceratinae, Eobeloceras, Merzougites, Mesobeloceras, Naplesites, Sinobeloceratinae

Subtaxa: Beloceras (Beloceras), Beloceras jorfense, Beloceras praecursor, Beloceras sagittarium, Beloceras stenumbilicatum, Beloceras tenuistriatum, Beloceras webbelense

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Type: Goniatites sagittarius

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore