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Caucasites mulleri Tozer 1994 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Gymnitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 250914

Full reference: E. T. Tozer. 1994. Canadian Triassic Ammonoid Faunas. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 467:1-663

Belongs to Caucasites according to E. T. Tozer 1994

Sister taxa: Caucasites evolutus, Caucasites inflatus, Caucasites nicholsi, Caucasites orchardi

Type specimen: GSC 28371. Its type locality is GSC 68226, Milepost 375, Alaska Highway, which is in an Aegean marine siliciclastic in the Toad Formation of Canada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 8.92, shell diameter 28.7