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Nevadisculites minutus Bucher 1992 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Proarcestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186084

Full reference: H. Bucher. 1992. Ammonoids of the Hyatti Zone and the Anisian transgression in the Star Peak Group, Northwestern Nevada, USA. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 233:137-166

Belongs to Nevadisculites according to H. Bucher 1992

Sister taxa: Nevadisculites depressus, Nevadisculites smithi, Nevadisculites taylori

Type specimen: USNM 444097. Its type locality is Wildhorse Mine HB 124, which is in a Bithynian offshore shelf limestone/siltstone in Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 5.90, shell diameter 9.20