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Jinyaceras Brayard and Bucher 2008 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Melagathiceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 169511

Full reference: A. Brayard and H. Bucher. 2008. Smithian (Early Triassic) ammonoid faunas from northwestern Guangxi (South China): taxonomy and biochronology. Fossils and Strata 55:1-179

Parent taxon: Melagathiceratidae according to Y. Shigeta and H. D. Nguyen 2014

Sister taxa: Hebeisenites, Juvenites, Melagathiceras, Owenites, Paranannites, Thermalites, Ussurijuvenites, Steckites, Omanites, Monacanthinites, Subowenites, Popovites, Chioceras, Pseudoprosphingites, Zenoites, Isculitioides, Meropella, Chiotites, Arnautoceltites, Vickohlerites, Prosphingitoides

Subtaxa: Jinyaceras bellum, Jinyaceras hindostanum

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore