Lyelliceras pseudolyelli Parona and Bonarelli 1897 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lyelliceratidae

Alternative combination: Acanthoceras pseudolyelli

Synonyms: Acanthoceras hirsutum Parona and Bonarelli 1897, Lyelliceras hirsutum Parona and Bonarelli 1897

Full reference: C. F. Parona and G. Bonarelli. 1897. Fossili Albiani d'Escragnolles del Nizzardo e della Liguria Occidentale. Palaeontographica Italica 2 (1896):53-112

Belongs to Lyelliceras according to W. J. Kennedy and H. C. Klinger 2008

See also Benavides-Caceres 1956, Collignon 1963, Latil 1995, Parona and Bonarelli 1897 and Spath 1930

Sister taxa: Lyelliceras escragnollensis, Lyelliceras latili, Lyelliceras lyelli, Lyelliceras vaasti

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 42.1

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Colombia (7 collections), France (1), Pakistan (1), South Africa (2), Venezuela (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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