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Acanthoceras chasca Benavides-Caceres 1956 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acanthoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 144616

Full reference: V.E. Benavides-Caceres. 1956. Cretaceous system in northern Peru. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 108(4):1-493

Belongs to Acanthoceras according to V.E. Benavides-Caceres 1956

Sister taxa: Acanthoceras (Pseudacanthoceras), Acanthoceras amphibolum, Acanthoceras asiatica, Acanthoceras athabascense, Acanthoceras bellense, Acanthoceras compitalis, Acanthoceras compressum, Acanthoceras flexuosum, Acanthoceras granerosense, Acanthoceras joserita, Acanthoceras jukesbrownei, Acanthoceras lecontei, Acanthoceras milletianum, Acanthoceras muldoonense, Acanthoceras pollocense, Acanthoceras rhotomagense, Acanthoceras robustum, Acanthoceras sangalense, Acanthoceras whitei

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 27.0, shell diameter 61.0