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Ginsburgites americanus Bucher 1992 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Balatonitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186070

Full reference: H. Bucher. 1992. Ammonoids of the Hyatti Zone and the Anisian transgression in the Star Peak Group, Northwestern Nevada, USA. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 233:137-166

Belongs to Ginsburgites according to H. Bucher 1992

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 444093. Its type locality is Coyote Canyon HB 63, North Humboldt Range, which is in a Bithynian offshore limestone/siltstone in the Prida Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 18.6, shell diameter 52.7