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Lytoceras galatiforme Rakús and Guex 2002 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Lytoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 322562

Full reference: M. Rakús and J. Guex. 2002. Les ammonites du jurassique inférieur et moyen de la dorsal tunisienne. Mémoires de Géologie (Lausanne) 39:1-149

Belongs to Lytoceras according to M. Rakús and J. Guex 2002

Sister taxa: Lytoceras (Derolytoceras), Lytoceras (Trachylytoceras), Lytoceras aulaeum, Lytoceras baconicum, Lytoceras batesi, Lytoceras belliseptatiforme, Lytoceras celticum, Lytoceras cornucopia, Lytoceras crenatum, Lytoceras eudesianum, Lytoceras fimbriatoides, Lytoceras fimbriatum, Lytoceras francisci, Lytoceras fuggeri, Lytoceras furcicrenatum, Lytoceras juilleti, Lytoceras liebigi, Lytoceras montanum, Lytoceras municipale, Lytoceras orsinii, Lytoceras ovimontanum, Lytoceras perplexum, Lytoceras polycyclum, Lytoceras praesublineatum, Lytoceras rhodanicum, Lytoceras richei, Lytoceras salebrosum, Lytoceras saturnale, Lytoceras schlosseri, Lytoceras secernendum, Lytoceras strambergensis, Lytoceras subfimbriatum, Lytoceras subsequens, Lytoceras sutile, Lytoceras taharoaense, Lytoceras trompianum, Lytoceras villae, Lytoceras vogdti, Hemilytoceras immanis, Ammonoceratites lamarcki, Ammonoceratites crenocostatus, Lytoceras (Ammonoceratites) betiokyense, Pterolytoceras exoticus, Pterolytoceras magnum, Eulytoceras inaequalicostatus, Eulytoceras phestum, Eulytoceras anisoptychum, Eulytoceras lepidum, Metalytoceras triboleti, Thysanolytoceras vicinum, Thysanolytoceras adeloides

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 10.3, shell diameter 41.3