Veranadaites palmicostatus Parent and Garrido 2015 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Sphaeroceratidae

Full reference: H. Parent and A. C. Garrido. 2015. The ammonite fauna of the La Manga Formation (Late Callovian-Early Oxfordian) of Vega de la Veranada, Neuquén Basin, Argentina. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 275(2):163-217

Belongs to Veranadaites according to H. Parent and A. C. Garrido 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is VV-M-18, Vega de la Veranada, which is in an Oxfordian carbonate sandstone in the La Manga Formation of Argentina

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 59.4

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Argentina (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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