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Damesites Matsumoto 1942 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14752

Invalid subtaxa: Kotoceras Yabe 1927 [replaced name] (no. 134618), Neokotoceras Anderson 1958 (no. 146093)

Parent taxon: Desmoceratinae according to W. J. Kennedy and H. C. Klinger 2013

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

Subtaxa: Damesites damesi, Damesites hetonaiensis, Damesites sugata

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Type: Desmoceras damesi

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore