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Dactylioceras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Dactylioceratidae

Alternative spelling: Coeloceras (Dactylioceras)

Synonyms: Anguidactylites Buckman 1926, Arcidactylites Buckman 1926, Athlodactylites Buckman 1927, Curvidactylites Buckman 1927, Dactylioceras (Eodactylites) Schmidt-Effing 1972, Eodactylites Schmidt-Effing 1972, Koinodactylites Buckman 1927 [objective synonym], Leptodactylites Buckman 1926, Microdactylites, Nomodactylites Buckman 1927, Parvidactylites Buckman 1927, Peridactylites Buckman 1926, Planicoeloceras Venturi and Ferri 2001, Rakusites , Simplidactylites Buckman 1927, Toxodactylites Buckman 1926, Vermidactylites Buckman 1926, Xeinodactylites Buckman 1926

Parent taxon: Dactylioceratinae according to M. K. Howarth 2013

Sister taxa: Catacoeloceras, Collina, Nodicoeloceras, Peronoceras, Porpoceras, Reynesoceras, Septimaniceras, Zugodactylites

Subtaxa: Dactylioceras (Dactylioceras), Dactylioceras (Eodactylites) mirabile, Dactylioceras (Eodactylites) pseudocommune, Dactylioceras (Iranodactylites), Dactylioceras (Orthodactylites), Dactylioceras athleticum, Dactylioceras commune, Dactylioceras consimile, Dactylioceras crassescens, Dactylioceras crassiusculum, Dactylioceras gracile, Dactylioceras polymorphum, Dactylioceras praepositum, Dactylioceras simplex, Dactylioceras temperatum, Dactylioceras toxophorum

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore