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Almites pavlovi Leonova 1982 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Marathonitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 189337

Full reference: T. B. Leonova. 1982. Early Permian marathonitids (Ammonoidea) in the Pamir region. Paleontological Journal 16:22-31

Belongs to Almites according to M. F. Bogoslovskaya 1990

Sister taxa: Almites dmitrievi, Almites gracilis, Almites invariabilis, Almites leveni, Almites multisulcatus, Almites pressulus, Almites reverendus, Almites sellardsi, Almites transitorius, Almites ventrosus

Type specimen: PIN 3591/117. Its type locality is Igrimiyuz Creek, Sample 121/17, Pamir Mountains, which is in a Kungurian marine horizon in the Kochusu Formation of Tajikistan.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 12.8, shell diameter 21.2