Aegoceras

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Aegoceras
Temporal range: Sinemurian[1]
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Ammonoidea
Order: Ammonitida
Family: Liparoceratidae
Genus: Aegoceras
Howarth, 2013
Subgenera [2]

Aegoceras is an evolutely wound ammmonite, with wide spaced ribs, from the Early Jurassic (England) [1] included in the Liparoceratidae and superfamily Eoderoceratidae. Related genera are Leparoceras and Beaniceras.

References[edit]

Notes
  1. ^ a b Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "Sepkoski's Online Genus Database". Retrieved 2014-05-28. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. ^ "Paleobiology Database - Aegoceras". Retrieved 2014-05-28.
Weblinks
  • Aegoceras
  • Donovan, Callomon and Howarth 1981. Classification of the Jurassic Ammonitina. [1]
Bibliography
  • M. K. Howarth. 2013. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part L, Revised, Volume 3B, Chapter 4: Psiloceratoidea, Eoderoceratoidea, Hildoceratoidea. Treatise Online 57:1-139