Metapeltoceras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Aspidoceratidae

Parent taxon: Peltoceratinae according to A. Jeannet 1951

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Gregoryceras, Parapeltoceras, Peltoceras, Peltoceratoides, Peltoraspailites, Prieserites, Pseudogregoryceras, Raspailites, Rursiceras, Unipeltoceras

Subtaxa: Metapeltoceras baylei Metapeltoceras brunnschweileri Metapeltoceras diversiforme Metapeltoceras helveticum Metapeltoceras jurense Metapeltoceras rollieri

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore


• Jurassic of India (2 collections), Madagascar (4), Switzerland (7)

Total: 13 collections including 16 occurrences

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