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Periptychoceras Zhao et al. 1978 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Araxoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 93305

Full reference: J. K. Zhao, X. L. Liang, and Z. G. Zheng. 1978. Late Permian cephalopods of south China. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series B 154(12):1-194

Parent taxon: Araxoceratinae according to D. Korn 2006

Sister taxa: Abadehceras, Anfuceras, Araxoceras, Avushoceras, Discotoceras, Dzhulfoceras, Eojiangxiceras, Prototoceras, Pseudotoceras, Rotaraxoceras, Urartoceras, Vedioceras, Vescotoceras

Subtaxa: Periptychoceras compressum

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Type: Periptychoceras compressum

Ecology: nektonic carnivore