Praedaraelites aktubensis Ruzhentsev 1949 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Prolecanitida - Daraelitidae

Alternative combination: Epicanites aktubensis

Belongs to Praedaraelites according to D. Korn and M. N. Sudar 2016

See also Ruzhentsev and Bogoslovskaya 1971

Sister taxon: Praedaraelites loeblichi

Type specimen: PIN 455/93, a shell. Its type locality is Dombar Hills, sample 27, which is in a Pendleian carbonate limestone in Kazakhstan.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 34.7

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Kazakhstan (29 collections), the Russian Federation (11), Serbia and Montenegro (2)

Total: 42 collections each including a single occurrence

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