Phylloptychoceras sipho Forbes 1846 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Diplomoceratidae

Alternative combination: Ptychoceras sipho

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1846. Report on the fossil invertebrata from southern India, collected by Mr. Kaye and Mr. Cunliffe. Transactions of the Geological Society of London, Series 2 7:97-174

Belongs to Phylloptychoceras according to P. D. Ward and W. J. Kennedy 1993

See also Forbes 1846, Kennedy and Henderson 1992 and Spath 1953

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Pondicherry, which is in a Maastrichtian marine sandstone/claystone in the Valudavur Formation of India

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pondicherry

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