Pseudophyllites latus Marshall 1926 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Tetragonitidae

Alternative combination: Tetragonites latus

Synonyms: Pseudophyllites peregrinus Spath 1953, Pseudophyllites skoui Birkelund 1965, Pseudophyllites whangaroaensis Marshall 1926

Full reference: P. Marshall. 1926. The Upper Cretaceous ammonites of New Zealand. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 56:129-210

Belongs to Pseudophyllites according to H. Summesberger 1992

See also Henderson 1970, Henderson and McNamara 1985, Marshall 1926 and Spath 1953

Sister taxa: Pseudophilites amphitrite, Pseudophilites nereidideditus, Pseudophyllites indra, Pseudophyllites loryi, Pseudophyllites pyrenaicus, Pseudophyllites teres

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 61.3

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Australia (6 collections), Austria (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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