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Chinamecaceras Cantu-Chapa 2006 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Aspidoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 264789

Full reference: A. Cantu-Chapa. 2006. New Upper Tithonian (Jurassic) Ammonites from the Chinameca Fomation in South Veracruz, Eastern Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 80(2):294-308

Parent taxon: Aspidoceratinae according to A. Cantu-Chapa 2006

Sister taxa: Aspidoceras, Cubaspidoceras, Euaspidoceras, Extranodites, Intranodites, Neaspidoceras, Oligopsychopsis, Schaireria

Subtaxa: Chinamecaceras maldonadoi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore