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Lithacoceras Hyatt 1900 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Ataxioceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15125

Alternative spelling: Virgatosphinctes (Lithacoceras)

Parent taxon: Lithacoceratinae according to C. Salazar and W. Stinnesbeck 2016

Sister taxa: Danubisphinctes, Dorsoplanitoides, Franconitinae, Moravisphinctes, Parapallasiceras, Pseudodiscosphinctes, Richterellinae, Usseliceras, Xenosphinctes, Zittelites

Subtaxa: Lithacoceras (Virgalithacoceras), Lithacoceras malarguense

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore