Flemingites nanus Waagen 1895 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Flemingitidae

Synonyms: Flemingites radiatus Waagen 1895, Flemingites rotula Waagen 1895

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

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

See also Brayard and Bucher 2008 and Waagen 1895

Sister taxa: Flemingites alexanderi, Flemingites bhargavai, Flemingites darvazicus, Flemingites densistriatus, Flemingites flemingianus, Flemingites glaber, Flemingites griesbachiformis, Flemingites guyerdetiformis, Flemingites hautmanni, Flemingites hofmanni, Flemingites muthensis, Flemingites planatus, Flemingites pulcher, Flemingites rursiradiatus, Flemingites timorensis, Flemingites trikamnyaensis

Type specimens:

  • Flemingites nanus: Its type locality is Amb, Stachella beds, Salt Range, which is in a Smithian coastal sandstone in the Ceratites Sandstone Formation of Pakistan
  • Flemingites radiatus: Its type locality is Nanga, Stachella beds, Salt Range, which is in a Smithian marine sandstone in the Ceratites Sandstone Formation of Pakistan.
  • Flemingites rotula: Its type locality is Nanga, Stachella beds, Salt Range, which is in a Smithian marine sandstone in the Ceratites Sandstone Formation of Pakistan.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 51.1

Distribution:

• Triassic of Pakistan (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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