Aturia lotzi Bohm and Weisfermel 1913 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Aturiidae

Full reference: J. Bohm and W. Weisfermel. 1913. Beitr├Ąge zur geologischen Erforschung der deutschen Schutzgebiete. Uber tertiare Versteinerungen von den Bogenfelser Diamantfeldern 5:1-58

Belongs to Aturia according to A. K. Miller and W. M. Furnish 1956

See also Bohm 1926 and Miller 1951

Sister taxa: Aturia (Aturia), Aturia (Brazaturia), Aturia (Nilaturia), Aturia (Sphenaturia), Aturia alabamensis, Aturia alaskensis, Aturia angustata, Aturia aturi, Aturia berryi, Aturia brazoensis, Aturia brueggeni, Aturia caroliameghinoi, Aturia clarkei, Aturia colombiana, Aturia coxi, Aturia cubaensis, Aturia dickersoni, Aturia felschi, Aturia formae, Aturia garretti, Aturia grandior, Aturia gujaratensis, Aturia kerniana, Aturia laticlavia, Aturia luculoensis, Aturia mackayi, Aturia matsushitai, Aturia myrlae, Aturia narica, Aturia panamensis, Aturia peruviana, Aturia praeziczac, Aturia richardsi, Aturia rovasendiana, Aturia somaliensis, Aturia stansburiensis, Aturia triangula, Aturia turneri, Aturia vanuxemi, Aturia yokoyamai, Aturia ziczac

Type specimen: Its type locality is Bogenfels, Eocene marine, which is in a Priabonian marine sandstone/siltstone in the Langetal Formation of Namibia

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 121.7

Distribution:

• Miocene of South Africa (1 collection)

• Eocene of Namibia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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