Germanonautilus cassianus Mojsisovics 1882

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Tainoceratidae

Alternative combinations: Nautilus cassianus, Temnocheilus cassianus

Belongs to Germanonautilus according to A. N├╝tzel and A. Kaim 2014

See also Kamoun et al. 1994 and Urlichs 2000

Sister taxa: Ammonites acis, Cyrtocera linearis, Germanonautilus anceps, Germanonautilus bidorsatus, Germanonautilus breunneri, Germanonautilus brooksi, Germanonautilus bytschkovi, Germanonautilus furlongi, Germanonautilus johnstoni, Germanonautilus klipsteini, Germanonautilus kyotanii, Germanonautilus popowi, Germanonautilus salinarius, Germanonautilus schloenbachi, Germanonautilus sibiricus, Germanonautilus tridorsatus, Nautilus tertius

Type specimen: Its type locality is Stuores meadow near San Cassiano (GBA coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 92.0

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (4 collections), Tunisia (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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