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Psiloceras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Psiloceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15548

Synonyms: Paraphylloceras Salfeld 1919 (no. 257539), Primapsiloceras Repin 1981 (no. 257532), Psiloceras (Paraphylloceras) Salfeld 1919 (no. 348181), Psilonoticeras Quenstedt 1883 [objective synonym] (no. 257531), Transipsiloceras Guex 1980 (no. 170152)

Parent taxon: Psiloceratinae according to A. Hillebrandt and K. Kment 2015

Sister taxa: Badouxia, Caloceras, Franziceras, Laqueoceras, Murihikuites, Neophyllites, Psilophyllites, Sunrisites

Subtaxa: Psiloceras angulocostatum, Psiloceras calliphylloides, Psiloceras calliphyllum, Psiloceras pacificum, Psiloceras planorbis, Psiloceras plicatulum, Psiloceras polymorphum, Psiloceras strongolum, Psiloceras tibeticum, Psiloceras tilmanni, Transipsiloceras transiens

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Type: Ammonites planorbis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore