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Hyphoplites Spath 1922 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hoplitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15027

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1922. On Cretaceous Ammonoidea from Angola, collected by Professor J. W. Gregory, D.Sc., F.R.S. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 53:91-160

Parent taxon: Hoplitinae according to J. Sharifi et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Arrhaphoceras, Callihoplites, Dimorphoplites, Discohoplites, Epihoplites, Euhoplites, Hoplites, Pleurohoplites, Semenoviceras

Subtaxa: Hyphoplites costosus, Hyphoplites curvatus, Hyphoplites falcatus

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Type: Ammonites falcatus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore