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Zephyroceras kiaense Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya 1971 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Glaphyritidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 316060

Full reference: V. E. Ruzhentsev and M. F. Bogoslovskaya. 1971. Namurskiy etap v evolyutsii ammonoidey. Rannenamyurskie ammonoidei. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 133:1-382

Belongs to Zephyroceras according to V. E. Ruzhentsev and M. F. Bogoslovskaya 1971

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 455/37013, a shell. Its type locality is Kiya River, sample 5, which is in an Arnsbergian carbonate limestone in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 17.5, shell diameter 39.3