Forbesiceras obtectum Sharpe 1853 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Forbesiceratidae

Alternative combination: Ammonites obtectus

Belongs to Forbesiceras according to P. M. P. Zaborski 1985

See also Howarth 1985

Sister taxa: Forbesiceras baylissi, Forbesiceras beaumontianum, Forbesiceras brundrettei, Forbesiceras chevillei, Forbesiceras conlini, Forbesiceras largilliertianum, Forbesiceras subobtectum, Forbesiceras varicostatum

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 205.0

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Angola (3 collections), France (1), Nigeria (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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