Nostoceras (Nostoceras) attenuatum Brunnschweiler 1966 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Nostoceratidae

Alternative combination: Nostoceras attenuatum

Full reference: R. O. Brunnschweiler. 1966. Upper Cretaceous ammonites from the Carnarvon Basin of Western Australia I: the heteromorph Lytoceratina. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics Bulletin 58:1-58

Belongs to Nostoceras (Nostoceras) according to R. A. Henderson et al. 1992

See also Brunnschweiler 1966

Sister taxa: Nostoceras (Nostoceras) archiacianum, Nostoceras (Nostoceras) budanyi, Nostoceras (Nostoceras) ellipticum, Nostoceras (Nostoceras) fisheri, Nostoceras (Nostoceras) major, Nostoceras (Nostoceras) schloenbachi

Type specimen: CPC 2628, a shell

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (10 collections), France (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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