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Tulites tuwaiqensis

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Tulitidae

Taxonomy
Tulites tuwaiqensis was named by Arkell (1952). Its type specimen is SM F10766, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Locality 12, Juraifa area (Aramco S-1191/1621), which is in a Bathonian carbonate limestone in the Dhruma Formation of Saudi Arabia.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Tulites tuwaiqensis Arkell p. 284 figs. Pl 25, fig 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyStephanoceratoidea(Newmayr 1875)
familyTulitidaeBuckman 1921
genusTulites
speciestuwaiqensis

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Diagnosis
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