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Peltoceras

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Aspidoceratidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Peltoceras Sepkoski
2006Peltoceras Parent p. 24

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea()
orderAmmonitida
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyAspidoceratoideaZittel 1895
familyAspidoceratidaeZittel 1895
subfamilyPeltoceratinaeSpath 1924
genusPeltoceras

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.

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Metapeltoceras baylei Prieser 1937
Metapeltoceras helveticum Jeannet 1951
Metapeltoceras jurense Jeannet 1951
Metapeltoceras rollieri Jeannet 1951
Subg. †Peltoceras (Peltoceras) Waagen 1871
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Peltoceras aegoceroides Waagen 1875
Peltoceras berckhemeri Prieser 1937
Peltoceras bidens Waagen 1875
Peltoceras constrictum Burckhardt 1927
Peltoceras convexum Hillebrandt 1995
Peltoceras cricotum Burckhardt 1927
Peltoceras kachhense Spath 1931
Peltoceras modeli Peiser 1937
Peltoceras monacanthum Burckhardt 1927
Peltoceras neogaeum Burckhardt 1927
Peltoceras occidentale Whiteaves 1907
Peltoceras oeschingense Prieser 1937
Peltoceras propinquum Waagen 1875
Peltoceras semirugosum Waagen 1875
Peltoceras subtense Leckenby 1859
Peltoceras trifidum Quenstedt 1887
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmeanminimummaximummedians.d.
shell height2120.610.047.022.010.0
shell diameter2167.832.0157.566.034.3
shell inflation2131.015.075.530.516.4

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: base of the Early/Lower Callovian to the top of the Oxfordian or 164.70000 to 157.30000 Ma

Collections (61 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Callovian166.1 - 163.5Saudi Arabia P. trifidum, P. pachygaster, P. solidum (47882 47911)
Callovian166.1 - 163.5India P. sp. (68657)
Callovian - Oxfordian166.1 - 157.3India P. diversiforme, P. ponderosum, P. sp. (68647)
Callovian - Early/Lower Kimmeridgian166.1 - 150.8USA (California) P. sp. (192820)
Early/Lower Callovian164.7 - 161.2Madagascar P. metamorphicum (234094)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Chile (Antofagasta) P. sp. (172174)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Argentina P. athleta (68159)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Eritrea P. sp. (209120)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Mexico (Oaxaca) P. monacanthum, P. cricotum (233965)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Germany P. athleta (62276) P. sp. (62283) P. trifidum (62279)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2India (Gujarat) P. athleta (184595)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2India Metapeltoceras sp. (61659)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Madagascar P. athleta (98170) P. kachhense (98181) P. kumagunense, P. athleta, Metapeltoceras diversiforme, P. metamorphicum, P. kachhense (98180) P. metamorphicum (98174 234132)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2France P. athletoides, P. athleta, P. trifidum (60619) P. retrospinatum, P. athleta (60544) P. retrospinatum, P. metamorphicum (60439) P. russiense, P. pseudotorosum (60441) P. sp. (60437 60438)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Switzerland Metapeltoceras baylei, Metapeltoceras brunnschweileri (171588) Metapeltoceras rollieri (171763) P. athleta (171656) P. athleta, P. modeli, P. subtense (171589) P. athleta, P. modeli, P. trifidum (171762) P. athleta, P. trifidum (171574) P. athleta, P. trifidum, Metapeltoceras helveticum (171565) P. sp. A, P. sp. B, P. athleta, P. berckhemeri, P. trifidum, P. oeschingense, Metapeltoceras diversiforme, Metapeltoceras baylei (171552) P. trifidum (171630 171759 171922)
Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Argentina (Neuquen) P. convexum (158522)
Middle Callovian164.7 - 161.2Madagascar (Boeny) P. athleta (234113)
Middle Callovian - Late/Upper Callovian164.7 - 161.2Switzerland Metapeltoceras baylei (171568) P. trifidum, Metapeltoceras baylei (171585)
Late/Upper Callovian - Early/Lower Oxfordian164.7 - 155.7Argentina (Neuquen) P. convexum (135717)
Late/Upper Callovian - Early/Lower Oxfordian164.7 - 155.7Poland P. schroederi (228422)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3United Kingdom (Scotland) P. gerberi, P. williamsoni (163717) P. williamsoni (163716 163718)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Canada (Alberta) P. occidentale (195173)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Madagascar Metapeltoceras armiger, P. kumagense, P. ponderosum, Metapeltoceras diversiforme, P. metamorphicum, P. kachhense, P. bidens (98175) Metapeltoceras diversiforme, P. kachhense (234140) Metapeltoceras sp. (98186) P. ponderosum (98189) P. ponderosum, Metapeltoceras diversiforme (98182)
Oxfordian163.5 - 157.3Chile (Antofagasta) P. sp. (172175)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Madagascar P. trifidum (234136)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France P. ssp. (12266 12267 12269) P. ssp., P. williamsoni (12270)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Switzerland Metapeltoceras jurense (171559)
Early/Lower Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7Argentina (Neuquen) P. athleta (135724)
Early/Lower Oxfordian - Middle Oxfordian161.2 - 155.7France P. ssp. (12268)