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Eleganticeras (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14811

Synonyms: Elegantuliceras Buckman 1913 (no. 257838), Leptarpites Repin 1970 (no. 257844), Ochotoceras (no. 15274)

Parent taxon: Harpoceratinae according to M. K. Howarth 2013

Sister taxa: Cleviceras, Harpoceras, Osperleioceras, Ovaticeras, Polyplectus, Pseudolioceras, Sphenarpites, Taffertia, Tiltoniceras

Subtaxa: Eleganticeras elegans, Eleganticeras elegantulum, Eleganticeras exaratum

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore