Aturia clarkei Teichert 1944 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Aturiidae

Synonym: Deltoidonautilus bakeri Teichert 1947

Full reference: C. Teichert. 1944. The genus Aturia in the Tertiary of Australia. Journal of Paleontology 18:73-82

Belongs to Aturia according to T. A. Darragh and G. W. Kendrick 2010

See also Darragh and Kendrick 2008, Glaessner 1955, Glenister et al. 1956, Teichert 1944, Teichert 1947 and Teichert and Cotton 1949

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 colombiana, Aturia coxi, Aturia cubaensis, Aturia dickersoni, Aturia felschi, Aturia formae, Aturia garretti, Aturia grandior, Aturia gujaratensis, Aturia kerniana, Aturia laticlavia, Aturia lotzi, 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

Subtaxa: Aturia clarkei attenuata

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Type specimens:

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 75.2

Distribution:

• Eocene of Australia (19 collections)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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