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Leptocyrtoceras Ulrich et al. 1944 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Ellesmerocerida - Bassleroceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 173304

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich, A. F. Foerste, A. K. Miller and W. M. Furnish. 1944. Ozarkian and Canadian cephalopods, longicones and summary. Geological Society of America Special Paper 58:1-226

Parent taxon: Bassleroceratidae according to E. O. Ulrich et al. 1944

Sister taxa: Anguloceras, Avaoceras, Avoceras, Bassleroceras, Diaphoroceras, Dwightoceras, Dyscritoceras, Lawrenceoceras, Monogonoceras, Onychoceras, Stylocyrtoceras

Subtaxa: Leptocyrtoceras curvatum, Leptocyrtoceras powellense, Leptocyrtoceras virginianum

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Type: Leptocyrtoceras powellense

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore