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Perisphinctes hillebrandti Parent 2006 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Perisphinctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 313823

Full reference: H. Parent. 2006. Oxfordian and late Callovian ammonite faunas and biostratigraphy of the Neuquen-Mendoza and Tarapaca Basins (Jurassic, Ammonoidea, Western South-America). Boletin del Instituto de Fisiografia y Geologia 76(1-2):1-70

Belongs to Perisphinctes according to H. Parent and A. C. Garrido 2015

Sister taxa: Perisphinctes (Antilloceras), Perisphinctes (Arisphinctes), Perisphinctes (Dichotomoceras), Perisphinctes (Dichotomosphinctes), Perisphinctes (Discosphinctes), Perisphinctes (Kranaosphinctes), Perisphinctes (Prososphinctes), Perisphinctes (Subdiscosphinctes), Perisphinctes abadiensis, Perisphinctes arussiorum, Perisphinctes birmensdorfensis, Perisphinctes choffati, Perisphinctes gallarum, Perisphinctes jubailensis, Perisphinctes parandieri, Perisphinctes picteti, Perisphinctes roubyanus, Perisphinctes stenocyclus, Perisphinctes variocostatus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore