Tulongites xiaoqiaoi Brühwiler et al. 2010 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Proptychitidae

Full reference: T. Brühwiler, H. Bucher, and N. Goudemand. 2010. Smithian (Early Triassic) ammonoids from Tulong, south Tibet. Geobios 43:403-431

Belongs to Tulongites according to T. Brühwiler et al. 2012

See also Brühwiler et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIMUZ 27621. Its type locality is Tulong TuB5, which is in a Smithian deep subtidal lime mudstone in the Tulong Formation of China.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 29.7

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (1 collection), India (4)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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