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Gaspocyrtoceras clarksoni Holland 2000 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Orthoceratoidea - Paraphragmitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 302503

Full reference: C. H. Holland. 2000. Silurian cephalopods from the Pentland Hills. Scottish Journal of Geology 36(2):177-186

Belongs to Gaspocyrtoceras according to C. H. Holland 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: TCD 51013, a shell. Its type locality is R101. Southern bank of North Esk River, above Henshaw Burn, which is in a Telychian marine mudstone/siltstone in the Wether Law Linn Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore