Fagesia mortzestus Barroso-Barcenilla and Goy 2009 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Vascoceratidae

Full reference: F. Barroso-Barcenilla and A. Goy. 2009. The ammonite genera Fagesia and Neoptychites (family Vascoceratidae) in the Iberian Trough, Spain. Geobios 42:17-42

Belongs to Fagesia according to F. Barroso-Barcenilla and A. Goy 2009

Sister taxa: Ammonites boucheroni, Fagesia catinus, Fagesia fleuryi, Fagesia klamathensis, Fagesia pachydiscoides, Fagesia peroni, Fagesia pervinquieri, Fagesia rudra, Fagesia superstes, Fagesia tevesthensis

Type specimen: TA-S-564. Its type locality is Tamajón (Mammites nodosoides subzone), which is in a Turonian marine horizon in Spain.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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