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Spathites coahuilaensis

Cephalopoda - Acanthoceratidae

Taxonomy
Pseudotissotia coahuilaensis was named by Jones (1938).

It was recombined as Spathites (Spathites) coahuilaensis by Kennedy and Cobban (1988); it was recombined as Spathites coahuilaensis by Cobban (1988).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Pseudotissotia kellyi Jones p. 124 figs. Pl 9, figs 2,7; pl 10, fig 9
1938Pseudotissotia coahuilaensis Jones p. 129 figs. Pl 9, figs 1,3,8
1954Spathites chispaensis Kummel and Decker p. 311 figs. pl. 30, figs. 1
1988Spathites coahuilaensis Cobban p. 8 figs. 2A-N, 3P-Y, 4
1988Spathites (Spathites) coahuilaensis Kennedy and Cobban p. 602 figs. 4.4-4.6, 6.4,6.5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyAcanthoceratoidea(de Grossouvre 1894)
familyAcanthoceratidaeGrossouvre 1894
subfamilyMammitinae(Hyatt 1900)
genusSpathitesKummel and Decker 1954
speciescoahuilaensis(Jones 1938)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Locomotion: fast-movingo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:27:03
Modified: 2009-10-08 14:14:55
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2003, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Middle Turonian or 93.50000 to 89.30000 Ma

Collections (10 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (Texas) Spathites coahuilaensis (178518 178519)
Middle Turonian93.5 - 89.3USA (New Mexico) Spathites coahuilaensis (178510 178511 178512 178513 178514 178515 178516 178517)