Bactrites steinhaueri Sowerby 1814 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Bactritida - Bactritidae

Alternative combination: Orthocera steinhaueri

Full reference: J. Sowerby. 1814. The mineral conchology of Great Britain; or colored figures and descriptions of those remains of testaceous animals or shells, which have been preserved at various times and depths in the Earth. Parts IX to XIV. The mineral conchology of Great Britain 1(9-14):97-178

Belongs to Bactrites according to H. Schmidt 1956

See also Sowerby 1814

Sister taxa: Bactrites bolorensis, Bactrites carbonarius, Bactrites elcapitanensis, Bactrites gaitherensis, Bactrites gracile, Bactrites mexicanus, Bactrites mirificus, Bactrites pandanifoliolus, Bactrites redactus, Bactrites sempiternus, Bactrites smithianus, Bactrites subconicus, Bactrites ultuganensis

Type specimen: BMNH 43841

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Bactrites steinhaueri in the database

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