Syngastrioceras globulosum Meek and Worthen 1860 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Glaphyritidae

Alternative combinations: Gastrioceras globulosum, Glaphyrites globulosus, Goniatites globulosus

Belongs to Syngastrioceras according to V. E. Ruzhentsev and M. F. Bogoslovskaya 1971

See also Plummer and Scott 1937 and Smith 1903

Sister taxa: Syngastrioceras aktubense, Syngastrioceras cadiconiforme, Syngastrioceras clinei, Syngastrioceras constrictum, Syngastrioceras dronovi, Syngastrioceras europaeum, Syngastrioceras glaphyritoides, Syngastrioceras globosum, Syngastrioceras laxumbilicale, Syngastrioceras oblatum, Syngastrioceras orientale, Syngastrioceras parasupinum, Syngastrioceras pseudomalhamense, Syngastrioceras scotti, Syngastrioceras sholakensis, Syngastrioceras suborientale, Syngastrioceras supinum, Syngastrioceras ukrainicus, Syngastrioceras websteri, Pseudoglaphyrites kueichowensis, Neogastrioceras arcticum

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 9.71

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of United States (4: Texas collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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