† Paraceratites


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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Cephalopoda  ⇒ Unterklasse: Ammonoïdea  ⇒ Ordnung: Ceratitida  ⇒ Superfamilie: Ceratitiaceae  ⇒ Familie: Ceratitidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Paraceratitinae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Hyatt, 1900

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Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 242 Ma - End age: 237 Ma
Middle Triassic
(Mittlere Trias)

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Motility: actively mobile
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 23)

Taxonomic assignment (16)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • A. Vörös, 2018 - The Upper Anisian ammonoids of the Balaton Highland (Hungary) - Geologica Hungarica, Series Palaeontologica (60), 1-241 (serial monograph, English)
  • C. Monnet, 2005 - New Middle and Late Anisian (Middle Triassic) Ammonoid Faunas From Northwestern Nevada(USA): Taxonomy and Biochronology - Fossils and Strata (52), 1-121 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • N. Fantini Sestini, 1988 - Anisian ammonites from Gebze area (Kokaeli Peninsula, Turkey) - Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia (94), 35-80 (journal article, English)
  • Q. G. Gu, 1980 - Discovery of the late Anisian Paraceratites trinodosus fauna (Ammonoidea) from Doilungdeqen, Tibet and its significance - Acta Palaeontologica Sinica (19), 343-356 (journal article, Chinese)
  • J. K. Zhao, 1974 - Triassic ammonoids - Handbook of the Stratigraphy and Paleontology of Southwest China (), 344-351 (book/book chapter, Chinese)
  • Y. Bando, 1964 - The Triassic stratigraphy and ammonite fauna of Japan - Science Reports of the Tohoku University. Second Series, Geology (36), 1-137 (journal article, English)
  • E. von Mojsisovics, 1882 - Die Cephalopoden der Mediterranen Triasprovinz - Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt (10), 1-322 (serial monograph, German)