Lenotropites caurus McLearn 1948 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Longobarditidae

Alternative combination: Hungarites caurus

Synonyms: Hungarites boreas McLearn 1948, Hungarites dawsoni McLearn 1948

Belongs to Lenotropites according to A. S. Dagis et al. 1996

See also McLearn 1969, Silberling and Nichols 1982 and Tozer 1994

Sister taxa: Lenotropites boskhoensis, Lenotropites debilis, Lenotropites ellesmerensis, Lenotropites karangatiensis, Lenotropites qinghaiensis, Lenotropites solitarius, Lenotropites tardus, Lenotropites tricarinatus, Lenotropites undulatus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 27.7

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (10: Alberta, British Columbia collections), the Russian Federation (1), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), United States (4: Nevada)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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