Bactrites ultuganensis Shimanskiy 1954 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Bactritida - Bactritidae

Full reference: V. N. Shimanskiy. 1954. Pryamye nautiloidei i baktritoidei Sakmarskogo i Artinskogo yarusov yuzhnogo Urala. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 44:1-154

Belongs to Bactrites according to V. N. Shimanskiy 1954

Sister taxa: Bactrites bolorensis, Bactrites carbonarius, Bactrites elcapitanensis, Bactrites gaitherensis, Bactrites gracile, Bactrites mexicanus, Bactrites mirificus, Bactrites pandanifoliolus, Bactrites redactus, Bactrites sempiternus, Bactrites smithianus, Bactrites steinhaueri, Bactrites subconicus

Type specimen: PIN 442/12118. Its type locality is Ultugan-Say Gully, Sterlitamakian, Aktasty River, which is in a Sakmarian marine sandstone in Kazakhstan.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ultugan-Say Gully, Sterlitamakian, Aktasty River

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