Trachyceras muensteri Wissmann 1841

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Trachyceratidae

Alternative combination: Ceratites muensteri

Synonyms: Ammonites nodulosocostatus Klipstein 1843, Ceratites zeuschneri Klipstein 1843, Goniatites ornatus Klipstein 1843, Trachyceras candaules Laube 1869

Full reference: H. L. Wissmann. 1841. Taxonomic names, in Beiträge zur Geognosie und Petrefacten-Kunde des südöstlichen Tirols vorzüglich der Schichten von St. Cassian. Beiträge zur Petrefacten-Kunde 4:1-152

Belongs to Trachyceras according to P. Mietto and S. Manfrin 2008

See also Klipstein 1843, Spath 1951 and Wissmann 1841

Sister taxa: Trachyceras aon, Trachyceras aonoides, Trachyceras bipunctatum, Trachyceras desatoyense, Trachyceras dichotomum, Trachyceras douvillei, Trachyceras multituberculatum, Trachyceras silberlingi

Type specimens:

  • Trachyceras muensteri: Its type locality is St. Cassian (Munster coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Ammonites nodulosocostatus: BMNH C.35967a. Its type locality is St. Cassian (Klipstein BMNH coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Ceratites zeuschneri: Its type locality is St. Cassian (Klipstein BMNH coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Goniatites ornatus: BMNH C.35974. Its type locality is St. Cassian (Klipstein BMNH coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Trachyceras candaules:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (1 collection), Italy (22)

Total: 23 collections including 26 occurrences

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