ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Tropigymnites Spath 1951 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Gymnitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14440

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1951. Catalogue of the Fossil Cephalopoda in the British Museum (Natural History), Part V, The Ammonoidea of the Trias (II) 1-228

Parent taxon: Gymnitidae according to A. Vörös 2018

Sister taxa: Constrigymnites, Costigymnites, Epigymnites, Gymnites, Gymnitinae, Japonitinae, Kiparisovia, Parapinacoceras, Paraplacites, Phyllytoceras, Placitinae, Protoplatytes, Xiphogymnites

Subtaxa: Tropigymnites haueri, Tropigymnites planorbis

View classification

Type: Sibyllites planorbis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore