Liroceras liratum Girty 1912 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Liroceratidae

Alternative combination: Coloceras liratum

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1912. On some new genera and species of Pennsylvanian fossils from the Wewoka Formation of Oklahoma. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 21(2):119-156

Belongs to Liroceras according to R. D. Hoare 1961

See also Girty 1912, Girty 1915, Miller et al. 1933, Morgan 1924, Sturgeon 1946, Teichert 1940 and Unklesbay and Palmer 1958

Sister taxa: Liroceras bakhense, Liroceras chenxianense, Liroceras devjatovense, Liroceras didmyoaurise, Liroceras excentricum, Liroceras fornicatum, Liroceras gardenense, Liroceras globulare, Liroceras hsuyuchiani, Liroceras hunanense, Liroceras involutum, Liroceras korulkense, Liroceras meishanense, Liroceras missouriensis, Liroceras molengraafi, Liroceras orientale, Liroceras praelunense, Liroceras ruzhencevi, Liroceras salomonensis, Liroceras sinense, Liroceras volgense, Liroceras waterloti

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Virgilian of United States (1: Illinois collection)

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Missouri, Oklahoma)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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