Neodeshayesites nicholsoni Benavides-Caceres 1956 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acanthohoplitidae

Alternative combination: Parahoplites nicholsoni

Full reference: V.E. Benavides-Caceres. 1956. Cretaceous system in northern Peru. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 108(4):1-493

Belongs to Neodeshayesites according to E. Robert and L. G. Bulot 2005

See also Benavides-Caceres 1956

Sister taxa: Neodeshayesites albertoalvaresi, Neodeshayesites cingulatum, Neodeshayesites comalensis, Neodeshayesites inti, Neodeshayesites karsteni, Neodeshayesites mayfieldensis, Neodeshayesites stutzeri, Parahoplites quilla

Type specimen: AMNH 27390, a shell

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 73.0

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Peru (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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