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Neodeshayesites nicholsoni

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acanthohoplitidae

Taxonomy
Parahoplites nicholsoni was named by Benavides-Caceres (1956). Its type specimen is AMNH 27390, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bed 50, Sunchubamba section, which is in an Albian marine shale in the Inca Formation of Peru.

It was recombined as Neodeshayesites nicholsoni by Robert and Bulot (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Parahoplites nicholsoni Benavides-Caceres p. 440 figs. pl. 42, figs. 11-12
2005Neodeshayesites nicholsoni Robert and Bulot p. 616

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea()
orderAmmonitida
suborderAncyloceratinaWiedmann 1966
superfamilyAcanthohoplitoidea
familyAcanthohoplitidae
subfamilyAcanthohoplitinae
genusNeodeshayesitesCasey 1964
speciesnicholsoni()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Neodeshayesites nicholsoni Benavides-Caceres 1956
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
shell height530.518.547.039.012.7
shell diameter573.041.0110.095.030.9
shell inflation523.19.0037.033.012.5

Composition: aragoniteo
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:27:03
Modified: 2009-10-08 14:14:55
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Kiessling 2003

Age range: Early/Lower Albian or 112.03000 to 109.00000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0Peru (Cajamarca) Neodeshayesites nicholsoni (88519 88520)
Early/Lower Albian112.03 - 109.0Peru Parahoplites nicholsoni (88182 158985)