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Paraceltites elegans Girty 1909 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Paraceltitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 128560

Synonyms: Paraceltites bamianus Reed 1931 (no. 250558), Paraceltites sellardsi Miller and Furnish 1940 (no. 192709), Paracibolites costatus Hayasaka 1947 (no. 250560)

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1909. The Guadalupian fauna. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 58:1-651

Belongs to Paraceltites according to M. Ehiro and A. Misaki 2005

Sister taxa: Paraceltites altudensis, Paraceltites hoeferi, Paraceltites hubeiensis, Paraceltites hunanensis, Paraceltites multicostatus, Paraceltites ornatus, Paraceltites rectangularis, Paraceltites zhongguoensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 3.31, shell diameter 16.1