Vandaites newyorkensis Taylor and Guex 2002 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Choristoceratidae

Full reference: D. G. Taylor and J. Guex. 2002. The Triassic/Jurassic System boundary in the John Day Inlier, east-central Oregon. Oregon Geology 64:3-28

Belongs to Vandaites according to D. G. Taylor and J. Guex 2002

Sister taxa: Vandaites stuerzenbaumi, Vandaites suttonensis

Type specimen: NWMNH 25412, a shell. Its type locality is New York Canyon, base of Mount Hyatt Mb, which is in a Rhaetian marine limestone in the Gabbs Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at New York Canyon, base of Mount Hyatt Mb

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