Choristoceras minutus Guex 1995 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Choristoceratidae

Full reference: J. Guex. 1995. Ammonites hettangiennes de la Gabbs Valley Range (Nevada, USA). Mémoires de Géologie (Lausanne) 27:1-131

Belongs to Choristoceras according to J. Guex 1995

Sister taxa: Choristoceras ammonitiforme, Choristoceras annulatum, Choristoceras crickmayi, Choristoceras klamathense, Choristoceras marshi, Choristoceras nobile, Choristoceras nyalamense, Choristoceras rhaeticum, Choristoceras robustum, Choristoceras shoshonensis, Choristoceras tortiliforme

Type specimen: MGL L-20-C1. Its type locality is Level Z-2, Reno Draw section 2, which is in a Hettangian marine siliciclastic in the Sunrise Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore


• Jurassic of Canada (3: British Columbia collections), United States (2: Nevada)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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