Douvilleiceras

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Douvilleiceras
Temporal range: Albian[1]
Gasteropods - Ammonites - Douvilleiceras sp..JPG
Douvilleiceras sp. – Lower cretaceous (Albian) from Madagascar
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Ammonoidea
Order: Ammonitida
Family: Douvilleiceratidae
Genus: Douvilleiceras
Grossouvre, 1894
Species [2]
  • D. mamillatum
  • D. monile
  • D. muralense
  • D. orbignyi
  • D. spiniferum

Douvilleiceras is a genus of ammonite from the Cretaceous. Its fossils have been found in Europe, North America, and South America.

Douvilleiceras mammilatum and Hoplites dentatus

Distribution[edit]

Cretaceous of Angola, Brazil, Canada, the Dominican Republic, France, Iran, Japan, Madagascar, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Switzerland, USSR, the United Kingdom, Alaska and Texas. [2]

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "Sepkoski's Online Genus Database". Retrieved 2014-05-28. 
  2. ^ a b "Paleobiology Database - Douvilleiceras". Retrieved 2014-05-28. 

External links[edit]

Bibliography
  • A Pictorial Guide to Fossils by Gerard Ramon Case