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Osperleioceras (Pseudopolyplectus) loeve Gabilly 1976 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hildoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 269638

Alternative combination: Esericeras loeve

Full reference: J. Gabilly. 1976. Évolution et systématique des Phymatoceratinae et des Grammoceratinae (Hildocerataceae Ammonitina) de la région de Thouars, stratotype du Toarcien. Mémoires de la Société Géologique de France, Nouvelle Série 124:1-196

Belongs to Osperleioceras (Pseudopolyplectus) according to M. Bécaud 2006

Sister taxa: Osperleioceras (Pseudopolyplectus) bicarinatum, Osperleioceras (Pseudopolyplectus) subtile

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 42.0, shell diameter 150.7