Douvilleiceras

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Douvilleiceras
Temporal range: Albian[1]
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Douvilleiceras sp. – Lower cretaceous (Albian) from Madagascar
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Douvilleiceras mammilatum and Hoplites dentatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Ammonoidea
Order: Ammonitida
Family: Douvilleiceratidae
Genus: Douvilleiceras
Grossouvre, 1894

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

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Douvilleiceras include:[2]

Distribution[edit]

Douvilleiceras may be found in the 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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Bibliography[edit]

  • A Pictorial Guide to Fossils by Gerard Ramon Case

References[edit]

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