Scaphites (Scaphites) cobbani Birkelund 1965 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Scaphitidae

Full reference: T. Birkelund. 1965. Ammonites from the Upper Cretaceous of West Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland 179(7):1-192

Belongs to Scaphites (Scaphites) according to T. Birkelund 1965

Sister taxa: Scaphites (Scaphites) binodosus, Scaphites (Scaphites) evanicsi, Scaphites (Scaphites) gibbus, Scaphites (Scaphites) haugi, Scaphites (Scaphites) hugardianus, Scaphites (Scaphites) kieslingswaldensis, Scaphites (Scaphites) leei, Scaphites (Scaphites) meslei, Scaphites (Scaphites) rosenkrantzi, Scaphites (Scaphites) simplex

Type specimen: MMH 9800. Its type locality is Scaphitesnaesen, Agatdalen, Nugssuaq, which is in a Campanian offshore shale in the Itilli Formation of Greenland.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Greenland (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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