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Ambites Waagen 1895 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Gyronitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 82345

Synonym: Pleurambites Tozer 1994 (taxon 82344)

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1895. Fossils from the Ceratite Formation. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 2(1):1-323

Parent taxon: Gyronitidae according to C. Zhang et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Gyrophiceras, Kingites, Koiloceras, Kymatites, Meekophiceras, Mudiceras, Subradioceras

Subtaxa: Ambites discus, Ambites ferruginus, Ambites frechi, Ambites lilangensis, Ambites magnumbilicatus, Ambites radiatus, Ambites rupestris, Ambites wissneri

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore