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Heteroceras d'Orbigny 1849 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Heteroceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14992

Synonyms: Atopoceras Kilian 1889 (no. 12976), Lindigia Karsten 1858 (no. 133078)

Parent taxon: Heteroceratidae according to C. Frau et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Barguesiella, Calanquites, Giovaraites, Hemibaculites, Heteroceratinae, Martelites

Subtaxa: Heteroceras (Argvethites), Heteroceras (Heteroceras), Heteroceras astierianum, Heteroceras baylei, Heteroceras denizoti, Heteroceras helicoceroides, Heteroceras veratiae

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Type: Lindigia helicoceroides

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore