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Leptaleoceras compressum

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

Taxonomy
Arieticeras compressum was named by Monestier (1934).

It was synonymized subjectively with Arieticeras macrum by Meister (1989); it was recombined as Leptaleoceras compressum by Smith and Tipper (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1934Arieticeras compressum Monestier
1996Leptaleoceras compressum Smith and Tipper p. 57 figs. Pl 22, fig 10

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea()
orderAmmonitida
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyHildoceratoidea(Hyatt 1867)
familyHildoceratidaeHyatt 1867
subfamilyArieticeratinae
genusLeptaleocerasBuckman 1918
speciescompressum(Monestier 1934)

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.

Leptaleoceras compressum Monestier 1934
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
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: Kunae or 185.70000 to 184.10000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Kunae185.7 - 184.1Canada (British Columbia) Leptaleoceras compressum (33163)