Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras) preyi Kennedy and Summesberger 1999 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Placenticeratidae

Full reference: W. J. Kennedy and H. Summesberger. 1999. New Late Campanian ammonites from the Gschliefgraben near Gmuden (Ultrahelvetic, Austria). Beiträge zur Paläontologie 24:23-39

Belongs to Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras) according to W. J. Kennedy and H. Summesberger 1999

Sister taxa: Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras) coesfeldiense, Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras) howarthi, Hoplitoplacenticeras (Hoplitoplacenticeras) marroti

Type specimen: NHMWz1998/29/0013, a shell. Its type locality is Gschliefgraben, Gmunden, Late Campanian, which is in a Campanian offshore lime mudstone in Austria.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Gschliefgraben, Gmunden, Late Campanian

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