Angulithes vascogoticus Wiedmann 1960 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Nautilidae

Alternative combination: Deltoidonautilus vascogoticus

Full reference: J. Wiedmann. 1960. Zur systematik jungmesozoischer Nautiliden besonderer Ber├╝cksichtigung der iberischen Nautilinae d'Orb. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 115:144-206

Belongs to Angulithes according to M. Wilmsen 2000

See also Shimansky 1975 and Wiedmann 1960

Sister taxa: Angulithes aegyptiacus, Angulithes calvimontensis, Angulithes cassinianus, Angulithes disculus, Angulithes eliotti, Angulithes fleuriausianus, Angulithes galea, Angulithes mermeti, Angulithes rugatus, Angulithes westphalicus

Type specimen: GPIT Ce 1162/35, a shell. Its type locality is Between Quintanabaldo and Puentedei, which is in a Cenomanian carbonate marl in Spain.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 82.0

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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