Paranorites ambiensis Waagen 1895 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Paranoritidae

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

Belongs to Paranorites according to T. Br├╝hwiler and H. Bucher 2012

See also Waagen 1895

Sister taxa: Paranorites hillae, Paranorites jenksi, Paranorites lichuanensis, Paranorites madagascariensis, Paranorites queenslandicus, Paranorites varians, Paranorites xiaohensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Amb, Stachella beds, Salt Range, which is in a Smithian coastal sandstone in the Ceratites Sandstone Formation of Pakistan

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 102.0

Distribution:

• Triassic of Pakistan (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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