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Liroceras gardenense Prinoth and Posenato 2007 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Liroceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 165805

Full reference: H. Prinoth and R. Posenato. 2007. Late Permian nautiloids from the Bellerophon Formation of the Dolomites (Italy). Palaeontographica Abteilung A 282:135-165

Belongs to Liroceras according to H. Prinoth and R. Posenato 2007

Sister taxa: Liroceras bakhense, Liroceras chenxianense, Liroceras devjatovense, Liroceras didmyoaurise, Liroceras excentricum, Liroceras fornicatum, Liroceras globulare, Liroceras hsuyuchiani, Liroceras hunanense, Liroceras involutum, Liroceras korulkense, Liroceras liratum, Liroceras meishanense, Liroceras missouriensis, Liroceras molengraafi, Liroceras orientale, Liroceras praelunense, Liroceras ruzhencevi, Liroceras salomonensis, Liroceras sinense, Liroceras volgense, Liroceras waterloti

Type specimen: MNS HP52. Its type locality is Gran Roa, Ortisei, which is in a Changhsingian shallow subtidal limestone in the Bellerophon Formation of Italy.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 54.0, shell diameter 57.6