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Hildoceras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14995

Alternative spelling: Harpoceras (Hildoceras)

Synonyms: Goniohildoceras Seguenza 1886 (no. 257867), Urkutites Géczy 1967 (no. 183992)

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

Sister taxa: Atacamiceras, Hildaites, Hildaitoides, Mercaticeras, Orthildaites, Parahildaites

Subtaxa: Hildoceras (Lillia), Hildoceras ameuri, Hildoceras apertum, Hildoceras bastiani, Hildoceras bifrons, Hildoceras caterinii, Hildoceras crassa, Hildoceras crassum, Hildoceras graecum, Hildoceras laticosta, Hildoceras lusitanicum, Hildoceras semipolitum, Hildoceras sublevisoni, Hildoceras tethysi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore