Eumedlicottia whitneyi Böse 1919 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Medlicottiidae

Alternative combination: Medlicottia whitneyi

Synonym: Eumedlicottia crotonensis Plummer and Scott 1937

Full reference: E. Böse. 1919. The Permo-Carboniferous ammonoids of the Glass Mountains, west Texas, and their stratigraphic significance. Texas Bureau of Economic Geology Bulletin 1762:1-241

Belongs to Eumedlicottia according to T. B. Leonova 2002

See also Böse 1919, Clifton 1942, Miller 1944, Miller 1945, Miller and Furnish 1940 and Plummer and Scott 1937

Sister taxa: Eumedlicottia bifrons, Eumedlicottia burckhardti, Eumedlicottia kabiensis, Eumedlicottia primas, Eumedlicottia verneuili

Type specimens:

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 57.8

Distribution:

• Permian of Mexico (1 collection), United States (10: Texas), Venezuela (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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