Megaphyllites applanatus von Mojsisovics 1873 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Megaphyllitidae

Alternative combination: Pinacoceras applanatum

Full reference: E. von Mojsisovics. 1873. Das Gebirge um Hallstatt. Eine geologisch-paläontologische Studie aus den Alpen. 1 Teil, Die Mollusken-Faunen der Zlambach- und Hallstätter-Schichten. Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 6(1):1-82

Belongs to Megaphyllites according to E. von Mojsisovics 1902

See also von Mojsisovics 1873

Sister taxa: Megaphyllites chiosensis, Megaphyllites compressus, Megaphyllites evolutus, Megaphyllites gebzensis, Megaphyllites humilis, Megaphyllites insectus, Megaphyllites jarbas, Megaphyllites johannisboehmi, Megaphyllites procerus, Megaphyllites prometheus, Megaphyllites transiens, Megaphyllites wildhorsensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 27.9

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (2 collections), Oman (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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