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Platycuccoceras tozeri Bucher 1994 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Balatonitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 189219

Full reference: H. Bucher. 1994. New ammonoids from the Taylori Zone (Middle Anisian, Middle Triassic) from northwestern Nevada (USA). Mémoires de Géologie (Lausanne) 22:1-8

Belongs to Platycuccoceras according to H. Bucher 1994

Sister taxa: Platycuccoceras bijiense, Platycuccoceras bonaevistae, Platycuccoceras cainense, Platycuccoceras carnicum, Platycuccoceras favretense, Platycuccoceras labiatus, Platycuccoceras praebalatonensis, Platycuccoceras rugosum, Platycuccoceras silberlingi, Platycuccoceras yoga

Type specimen: USNM 452804. Its type locality is Favret Canyon HB 229, Augusta Mountains, which is in an Anisian marine horizon in Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 9.33, shell diameter 43.4