Nevadaphyllites microumbilicatus Taylor 1998 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Phylloceratida - Juraphyllitidae

Full reference: D. G. Taylor. 1998. Late Hettangian-early Sinemurian (Jurassic) ammonite biochronology of the western Cordillera, United States. Geobios 31:467-497

Belongs to Nevadaphyllites according to L. M. Longridge et al. 2008

See also Taylor 1998

Sister taxa: Nevadaphyllites compressus, Nevadaphyllites glaberrimus, Nevadaphyllites pounamuus

Type specimen: CAS 66699.01, a shell. Its type locality is First Canyon, Shoshone Mountains (Canadensis zone), which is in an Angulata marine limestone in the Sunrise Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 48.6


• Jurassic of Canada (6: British Columbia collections), United States (1: Nevada)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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