Leptaleoceras primoglabrum Hillebrandt 2006 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

Full reference: A. Hillebrandt. 2006. Ammoniten aus dem Pliensbachium (Carixium und Domerium) von Südamerika. Revue de Paléobiologie, Genève 25:1-403

Belongs to Leptaleoceras according to A. Hillebrandt 2006

Sister taxa: Leptaleoceras accuratum, Leptaleoceras compressum, Leptaleoceras insigne, Leptaleoceras leptum, Leptaleoceras pseudoradians, Leptaleoceras ugdulenai

Type specimen: Its type locality is Ch-8, Aguada Vizcachas, which is in a Margaritatus marine horizon in Chile

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 30.5

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Chile (14 collections)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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