Tornoceras arcuatum House 1965 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Tornoceratidae

Alternative combination: Tornoceras (Tornoceras) arcuatum

Belongs to Tornoceras according to M. R. House and W. T. Kirchgasser 2008

See also Göddertz 1987 and Korn and Klug 2002

Sister taxa: Tornoceras (Tornoceras), Tornoceras aldanense, Tornoceras amuletum, Tornoceras arkonense, Tornoceras baldisi, Tornoceras bolivianum, Tornoceras compressum, Tornoceras contractum, Tornoceras eberlei, Tornoceras hughesii, Tornoceras iowaense, Tornoceras lewinskii, Tornoceras nummularius, Tornoceras obesum, Tornoceras obliquum, Tornoceras orbicella, Tornoceras radialis, Tornoceras simplex, Tornoceras subacutum, Tornoceras sublentiforme, Tornoceras typum, Tornoceras uniangulare, Tornoceras varicatum, Tornoceras whidbornei, Tornoceras whitfieldi, Tornoceras widderi, Tornoceras wunderlichi

Type specimen: USNM 96543a, a shell

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 28.2

Distribution:

• Devonian of Algeria (2 collections), United States (2: New York)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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