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Isculites Mojsisovics 1886 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Isculitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14183

Synonyms: Alloptychites Spath 1951 (no. 14009), Smithoceras Diener 1907 (no. 172636), Spitisculites Diener 1916 [objective synonym] (no. 265384)

Parent taxon: Isculitidae according to C. Ji and H. Bucher 2018

Sister taxa: Columbisculites, Hypisculties, Phyllosphaerites, Ptychosphaerites

Subtaxa: Isculites asseretoi, Isculites constrictus, Isculites hauerinus, Isculites meeki, Isculites sphaericus, Isculites tozeri, Smithoceras drummondi

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore