Alpinites kajraktensis Becker 2002 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Posttornoceratidae

Full reference: R. T. Becker. 2002. Alpinites and other Posttornoceratidae (Goniatitida, Famennian). Mitteilungen aus dem Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin, Geowissenschaftliche Reihe 5:51-73

Belongs to Alpinites according to R. T. Becker 2002

Sister taxa: Alpinites kayseri, Alpinites schultzei, Alpinites zigzag

Type specimen: PIN 1683/901, a shell. Its type locality is Kayrakty River, Zhumysker village, north of Itazu hill, which is in a Famennian marine horizon in Kazakhstan.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of Kazakhstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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