Cymatoceras elegans is an extinct species of nautilitacean cephalopods in the family Cymatoceratidae. It is from the Cretaceous of Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

Cymatoceras elegans
Temporal range: 99.7–94.3 Ma
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Nautiloidea
Order: Nautilida
Family: Cymatoceratidae
Genus: Cymatoceras
C. elegans
Binomial name
Cymatoceras elegans

Nautilus elegans

References Edit

  1. ^ Sowerby (J.), 1816 - The Mineral conchology of Great Britain; or coloured figures and descriptions of those remains of testaceous animals or shells, which have been preserved at various times and depth in the earth. vol. 2, Part. 21, pages 29–44
  • "Cymatoceras elegans". Fossilworks. Retrieved 15 October 2016 from the Paleobiology Database.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: postscript (link)