† Acanthoceratites


Additional Functions


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  ⇒ Gattung: Ceratites

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)

Schrammen, 1928

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Detailed description

Weitere Unterteilung

  • Art: Ceratites (Acanthoceratites) spinosus
  • Art: Ceratites (Acanthoceratites) pendorfi

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Motility: actively mobile
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature


Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 63)

Taxonomic assignment (2)

Occurrences (4)

Locations with GPS information

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • J. J. Sepkoski, Jr., 2002 - A compendium of fossil marine animal genera - Bulletins of American Paleontology (363), 1-560 (serial monograph, English)
  • E. T. Tozer, 1981 - Triassic Ammonoidea: Classification, evolution and relationship with Permian and Jurassic Forms - The Ammonoidea: The evolution classification, mode of life and geological usefulness of a major fossil group (), 66-100 (book/book chapter, English)