Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) buttense Anderson 1902

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Collignoniceratidae

Alternative combination: Schloenbachia buttensis

Full reference: F. M. Anderson. 1902. Cretaceous Deposits of the Pacific Coast. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 2(1):1-155

Belongs to Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) according to F. M. Anderson 1958

See also Anderson 1902

Sister taxa: Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) gabbi, Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) pentzanum, Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) randalli, Mortoniceras (Submortoniceras) templetoni, Submortoniceras chicoense, Submortoniceras punctatum, Submortoniceras uddeni, Submortoniceras woodsi

Type specimen: UCMP 12096, a shell. Its type locality is CAS Loc. 1125 - Oroville [Chico Fm], which is in a Campanian marine sandstone in the Chico Formation of California.

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 64.0

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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