Cimomia vaughani Gardner 1923 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Hercoglossidae

Alternative combinations: Enclimatoceras vaughani, Eutrephoceras vaughani, Hercoglossa vaughani

Full reference: J. Gardner. 1923. New species of Mollusca from the Eocene deposits of southwestern Texas. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 131:109-117

Belongs to Cimomia according to S. K. Donovan and G. Draper 2001

See also Gardner 1923, Miller 1947 and Miller and Thompson 1933

Sister taxa: Cimomia (Afrocimomia), Cimomia blakei, Cimomia buccinaeformis, Cimomia burtini, Cimomia camachoi, Cimomia dessauvagiei, Cimomia elliptica, Cimomia felix, Cimomia forbesi, Cimomia galicianus, Cimomia gosavicus, Cimomia haltomi, Cimomia heberti, Cimomia hesperia, Cimomia hilarionis, Cimomia hunti, Cimomia imperialis, Cimomia karkarensis, Cimomia kugleri, Cimomia kurkurensis, Cimomia landanensis, Cimomia leonicensis, Cimomia macfadyeni, Cimomia marylandensis, Cimomia milleri, Cimomia mokattamensis, Cimomia negritensis, Cimomia ogbei, Cimomia pernambucensis, Cimomia pusilla, Cimomia reymenti, Cimomia sahariensis, Cimomia schroederi, Cimomia seelandi, Cimomia septemcastrensis, Cimomia sowerbyana, Cimomia stoliczkai, Cimomia subrecta, Cimomia sudanensis, Cimomia tenuicosta, Cimomia tessieri, Cimomia vestali, Cimomia wylliei

Type specimen: USNM 352261, a shell

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 152.0

Distribution:

• Eocene of Jamaica (1 collection)

• Paleocene of Mexico (1), United States (14: Alabama, Texas)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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