Trematoceras politum Klipstein 1843 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Orthoceratidae

Alternative combinations: Orthocera politum, Orthoceras politum

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 Trematoceras according to N. P. Schastlivtseva 1988

See also Arthaber 1896 and Klipstein 1843

Sister taxa: Trematoceras austriacum, Trematoceras celticum, Trematoceras dubium, Trematoceras lateseptatum, Trematoceras pulchellum, Trematoceras salinarium, Trematoceras sandlingense, Trematoceras styriacum, Trematoceras subcampanile, Trematoceras triadicum

Type specimen: Its type locality is St. Cassian (Klipstein BMNH coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Austria (1 collection), Italy (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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