Jinyaceras hindostanum Diener 1897 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Melagathiceratidae

Alternative combination: Nannites hindostanus

Synonyms: Juvenites heberti Diener 1896, Nannites heberti Diener 1896

Belongs to Jinyaceras according to T. Brühwiler et al. 2012

See also Arthaber 1908, Brühwiler et al. 2010, Kummel and Steele 1962 and Welter 1922

Sister taxon: Jinyaceras bellum

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 14.7

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (4 collections), Greece (2), India (9), Indonesia (2)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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