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Silberlingitoides cricki Smith 1914 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Ceratitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 199050

Alternative combinations: Ceratites (Paraceratites) cricki, Paraceratites cricki, Silberlingia cricki

Synonyms: Ceratites (Paraceratites) burckhardti Smith 1914 (no. 198858), Ceratites (Paraceratites) newberryi Smith 1914 (no. 265467), Ceratites (Paraceratites) taurus Smith 1914 (no. 198856), Ceratites newberryi Smith 1914 (no. 198857), Paraceratites burckhardti Smith 1914 (no. 265549), Paraceratites newberryi Smith 1914 (no. 265550)

Full reference: J. P. Smith. 1914. The Middle Triassic marine invertebrate faunas of North America. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 83:1-254

Belongs to Silberlingitoides according to C. Monnet and H. Bucher 2006

Sister taxa: Silberlingitoides clarkei, Silberlingitoides praecursor, Silberlingia sanctaeanae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 10.7, shell diameter 36.8