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Lewyites elegans Moberg 1885 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Diplomoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 331465

Alternative combinations: Ancyloceras elegans, Neocrioceras (Schlueterella) elegans

Synonyms: Hamites phaleratus Griepenkerl 1889 (no. 331466), Parasolenoceras phaleratum Griepenkerl 1889 (no. 348313)

Belongs to Lewyites according to B. Niebuhr et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Lewyites ambindense, Lewyites circularis, Lewyites oronensis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore