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Hoplites (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hoplitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15010

Alternative spelling: Neoptychites (Hoplites)

Parent taxon: Hoplitinae according to C. W. Wright et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Callihoplites, Dimorphoplites, Epihoplites, Euhoplites, Hyphoplites, Semenoviceras

Subtaxa: Hoplites aguilearae, Hoplites obtusenodosa, Hoplites symonensis, Neoptychites (Hoplites) wohltmanni

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore