Turrilites (Turrilites) acutus Passy 1832 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Turrilitidae

Alternative combination: Turrilites acutus

Synonyms: Turrilites (Turrilites) dilleri Murphy and Rodda 1960, Turrilites dearingi Stephenson 1952, Turrilites tevesthensis Coquand 1862, Turrilites wiestii Sharpe 1857

Belongs to Turrilites (Turrilites) according to W. J. Kennedy 1994

See also Atabekyan 1985, Förster 1975, Howarth 1985, Kennedy et al. 1988, Murphy and Rodda 1960 and Zaborski 1985

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Angola (2 collections), France (2), Germany (2), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (2), Mexico (1), Nigeria (1), Turkmenistan (12), the United Kingdom (5), United States (4: New Mexico)

Total: 32 collections each including a single occurrence

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