Bostrychoceras polyplocum Roemer 1841 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Nostoceratidae

Alternative combinations: Nostoceras (Bostrychoceras) polyplocum, Turrilites polyplocus

Synonym: Bostrychoceras secoense Young 1963

Belongs to Bostrychoceras according to C. Ifrim et al. 2015

See also Arkadiev et al. 2000, Atabekyan and Khakimov 1976, Kennedy 1986 and Kennedy and Summesberger 1999

Sister taxa: Bostrychoceras buttense, Bostrychoceras indicum, Bostrychoceras occidentale, Bostrychoceras puertoense, Bostrychoceras sanctaeanae, Bostrychoceras trabucoense

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Austria (1 collection), France (7), Germany (2), Mexico (1), Spain (3), Turkey (2), Turkmenistan (10), United States (2: Texas)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

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