Vercherites pulchrum Waagen 1895 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Paranoritidae

Alternative combination: Meekoceras pulchrum

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

Belongs to Vercherites according to T. Brühwiler and H. Bucher 2012

See also Brühwiler et al. 2010 and Waagen 1895

Sister taxa: Vercherites undulatus, Vercherites vercherei, Vercherites wyleri

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 61.7

Distribution:

• Triassic of India (7 collections), Pakistan (4)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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