Fagesia superstes Kossmat 1897 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Vascoceratidae

Alternative combination: Olcostephanus superstes

Belongs to Fagesia according to F. Barroso-Barcenilla and A. Goy 2009

See also Chancellor 1982, Cobban and Hook 1983, Ifrim and Stinnesbeck 2007, Kennedy 1994, Kennedy and Simmons 1991, Kennedy et al. 1987, Meister 1989 and Renz 1982

Sister taxa: Ammonites boucheroni, Fagesia catinus, Fagesia fleuryi, Fagesia klamathensis, Fagesia mortzestus, Fagesia pachydiscoides, Fagesia peroni, Fagesia pervinquieri, Fagesia rudra, Fagesia tevesthensis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 132.6

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1 collection), Spain (1), Tunisia (4), United States (1: New Mexico), Venezuela (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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