Thambites planus Arkell 1952 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Thamboceratidae

Full reference: W. J. Arkell. 1952. Jurassic ammonites from Jebel Tuwaiq, central Arabia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 236:241-313

Belongs to Thambites according to W. J. Arkell 1952

Sister taxa: Thambites avus, Thambites oxynotus

Type specimen: SM F10761, a shell. Its type locality is Locality 6, Juraifa area (Aramco S-1501), which is in a Bathonian carbonate limestone in the Dhruma Formation of Saudi Arabia.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Saudi Arabia (17 collections)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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