Cymaclymenia formosa Korn 2014 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Clymeniida - Cymaclymeniidae

Full reference: D. Korn. 2014. Systematic descriptions, in A morphometric approach to conch ontogeny of Cymaclymenia and related genera (Ammonoidea, Late Devonian). Fossil Record 17:1-32

Belongs to Cymaclymenia according to D. Korn 2014

Sister taxa: Cymaclymenia aulax, Cymaclymenia carnata, Cymaclymenia costellata, Cymaclymenia involvens, Cymaclymenia lambidia, Cymaclymenia pudica, Cymaclymenia quieta, Cymaclymenia serotina, Cymaclymenia striata, Cymaclymenia subvexa

Type specimen: MfN MB.C.22609.1, a shell. Its type locality is Bordj d'Erfoud, bed 49-50, which is in a Famennian marine shale in Morocco.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 47.1

Distribution:

• Devonian of Morocco (32 collections)

Total: 32 collections each including a single occurrence

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