Koninckites Waagen 1895 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Proptychitidae

Alternative spelling: Meekoceras (Koninckites)

Full reference: W. Waagen. 1895. Fossils from the Ceratite Formation. Salt Range Fossils, Palaeontologia Indica, Series 13 2(1):1-323

Parent taxon: Proptychitidae according to E. T. Tozer 1994

See also Sepkoski 2002, Smith 1932 and Tozer 1981

Sister taxa: Arctomeekoceras, Bukkenites, Clypeoceras, Clypeoceratoides, Discoproptychites, Dunedinites, Evenites, Guodunites, Gyronites, Gyrophiceras hubeiense, Gyrophiceras orientale, Heibergites, Hubeitoceras, Jieshaniceras, Koninckitoides, Koninickites, Kummelia, Leyeceras, Monneticeras, Nanningites, Pachyproptychites, Paraspidites, Pleurogyronites, Prionolobus, Proptychites, Proptychitinae, Pseudaspidites, Pseudoproptychites, Tompoproptychites, Tulongites, Wailiceras, Xiaoqiaoceras

Subtaxa: Koninckites davidsonianus Koninckites dimidiatus Koninckites gigas Koninckites kyokticus Koninckites lingyunensis Koninckites lyellianus Koninckites ovalis Koninckites radiatus Koninckites timorensis Koninckites vetustus Koninckites volutus Meekoceras (Koninckites) tuberculatum

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Armenia (2 collections), Canada (2: British Columbia), China (11), Greece (1), India (4), Madagascar (1), Pakistan (7), the Russian Federation (17)

Total: 45 collections including 53 occurrences

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