Taxon profile


Gyroceratites Meyer, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Cephalopoda - cephalopods »  order Agoniatitida »  family Mimoceratidae

Scientific synonyms

Aphyllites Mojsisovics, 1882
Goniatites (Aphyllites) Mojsisovics, 1882
Gyroceratites (Lamelloceras) Erben, 1960
Lamelloceras Erben, 1960
Mimoceras Hyatt, 1884

Type taxon:Gyroceratites gracilis Bronn, 1835

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Gyroceratites circularis (Barrande, 1865)
species Gyroceratites glaber Bogoslovsky, 1961
species Gyroceratites gracilis Bronn, 1835
species Gyroceratites laevis (Eichenberg, 1931)

Links and literature

EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [13480]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [] [as Gyroceratites Meyer, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2015
EN Chlupáč I., Turek V. (1983): Devonian goniatites from the Barrandian area, Czechoslovakia, Academia, Ústřední ústav geologický, 159 pp [as Gyroceratites Meyer, 1831]

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