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Ramosites rectus Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya 1978 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Ramositidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 314973

Full reference: V. E. Ruzhentsev and M. F. Bogoslovskaya. 1978. Namyurskii etap v evolyutsii ammonoidyey - Namurian stage, evolution of ammonoids. Trudyi paleontologicheskovo instituta 167:1-338

Belongs to Ramosites according to V. E. Ruzhentsev and M. F. Bogoslovskaya 1978

Sister taxa: Ramosites brevisellatus, Ramosites corpulentus, Ramosites exrectus, Ramosites magnus, Ramosites praesagus, Ramosites ramosus, Ramosites schartymensis, Ramosites subtilis

Type specimen: PIN 455/38972, a shell. Its type locality is Bol'shaya Suren River, E of Suleymanovo, Southern Urals, Bashkortostan, which is in a Kinderscoutian offshore shelf limestone in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 10.9, shell diameter 15.5