Perrinites hilli Smith 1903 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Perrinitidae

Alternative combination: Waagenoceras hilli

Synonyms: Perrinites beedei Plummer and Scott 1937, Perrinites kempae Plummer and Scott 1937

Full reference: J. P. Smith. 1903. The Carboniferous ammonoids of America. Monographs of the United States Geological Survey 52:1-211

Belongs to Perrinites according to T. B. Leonova 2002

See also Clifton 1942, Glenister et al. 1990, Miller 1944, Miller 1945, Miller and Furnish 1941, Miller et al. 1957, Plummer and Scott 1937, Smith 1903, Tharalson 1984, Thompson and Miller 1949 and Wilson 1986

Sister taxa: Perrinites gouldi, Perrinites tardus, Perrinites vidriensis, Perrimetanites simplicior, Perrimetanites praesimplicior

Type specimens:

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 44.4


• Permian of Colombia (1 collection), Mexico (4), Thailand (1), United States (68: Arizona, California, Idaho, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas), Venezuela (5)

Total: 79 collections each including a single occurrence

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