Protactoclymenia junggarensis Zong et al. 2015 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Clymeniida - Cyrtoclymeniidae

Full reference: P. Zong, R. T. Becker, and X. P. Ma. 2015. Upper Devonian (Famennian) and Lower Carboniferous (Tournaisian) ammonoids from western Junggar, Xinjiang, northwestern China - stratigraphy, taxonomy and palaeobiogeography. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments 95:159-202

Belongs to Protactoclymenia according to P. Zong et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Protactoclymenia giganta, Protactoclymenia parallela

Type specimen: PUM 14010, a shell. Its type locality is XZ548, Hebukehe-E section, which is in a Famennian carbonate limestone in the Hongguleleng Formation of China.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 99.4


• Devonian of China (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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