Klipsteinia radiata Klipstein 1843 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Trachyceratidae

Alternative combination: Goniatites radiatus

Synonym: Dinarites eduardi Mojsisovics 1882

Full reference: A. Klipstein. 1843. Beschreibung neuer Versteinerungen von St. Cassian und einiger anderer Localitäten, Erster Abschnitt. Mollusken. Beiträge zur Geologischen Kenntniss der Östlichen Alpen 101-207

Belongs to Klipsteinia according to M. Urlichs 2017

See also Klipstein 1843

Sister taxa: Klipsteinia achelous, Klipsteinia disciformis, Klipsteinia nataliae

Type specimens:

  • Klipsteinia radiata: BMNH C.35998a. Its type locality is St. Cassian (Klipstein BMNH coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Dinarites eduardi: GBA 1882/003/14/1, a shell.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 19.5


• Triassic of Italy (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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