Turrilites costatus Lamarck 1801 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Turrilitidae

Alternative combinations: Turrilites (Turrilites) costatus, Turrilites costata

Synonyms: Turrilites pachecoensis Anderson 1958, Turrilites triplicatus Sowerby 1850

Belongs to Turrilites according to A. Mosavinia and M. Wilmsen 2017

See also Alabushev 1995, Atabekyan 1985, Förster 1975, Kennedy 1994, Kennedy et al. 1981, Kennedy and Simmons 1991, Sharifi et al. 2016, Wilmsen and Nagm 2014 and Zaborski 1985

Sister taxa: Turrilites (Euturrilites), Turrilites (Turrilites), Turrilites multipunctatus, Turrilites petersoni, Turrilites scheuchzerianus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (2 collections), France (3), Germany (22), Iran (2), Kazakhstan (2), Mozambique (1), Nigeria (2), Oman (1), the Russian Federation (3), Switzerland (2), Turkmenistan (1), the United Kingdom (12), United States (4: California, New Mexico)

Total: 57 collections each including a single occurrence

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