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Hollandites congressensis Bucher 1992 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Beyrichitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186073

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 Hollandites according to H. Bucher 1992

Sister taxa: Ceratites (Hollandites) circumplicati, Hollandites airavata, Hollandites asseretoi, Hollandites cecilii, Hollandites dieneri, Hollandites dungara, Hollandites hidimba, Hollandites humi, Hollandites liardensis, Hollandites macconnelli, Hollandites minor, Hollandites moorei, Hollandites orientalis, Hollandites pelletieri, Hollandites ravana, Hollandites roxburghii, Hollandites silberlingi, Hollandites suborientalis, Hollandites visvakarma, Hollandites voiti, Hollandites vyasa

Type specimen: USNM 444107. Its type locality is Congress Canyon, HB 119, Northern Humboldt Range, which is in a Bithynian offshore limestone/siltstone in Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 26.7, shell diameter 91.2