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Ptychosphaerites Spath 1951 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Isculitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 356668

Synonym: Sphaerites Arthaber 1896 [replaced name] (taxon 356666)

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1951. Catalogue of the Fossil Cephalopoda in the British Museum (Natural History), Part V, The Ammonoidea of the Trias (II) 1-228

Parent taxon: Isculitidae according to L. F. Spath 1951

Sister taxa: Columbisculites, Hypisculties, Isculites, Phyllosphaerites

Subtaxa: Ptychosphaerites globulus

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Type: Sphaerites globulus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore