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Burckhardtites Humphrey 1949 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 144047

Alternative spelling: Burckhardites

Parent taxon: Desmoceratinae according to R. Barragán and F. J.-M. Maurrasse 2008

Sister taxa: Damesites, Desmoceras, Desmophyllites, Microdesmoceras, Moremanoceras, Onitshoceras, Tragodesmoceroides

Subtaxa: Burckhardtites ehlersi, Burckhardtites nazasensis

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Type: Neocomites nazasensis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore