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Ticinites ticinensis

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Ceratitidae

Ticinites ticinensis was named by Rieber (1973). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Point 902, Monte San Giorgio, Bed 58, which is in an Illyrian marine dolomite in the Besano Formation of Switzerland. It is the type species of Ticinites.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Ticinites ticinensis Rieber
2018Ticinites ticinensis Vörös p. 109 figs. Pl 28, fig 1; text-fig 62

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
orderCeratitidaHyatt 1884
superfamilyCeratitoidea(Mojsisovics 1879)
familyCeratitidaeMojsisovics 1879
subfamilyBulogitinaeMietto and Manfrin 2005
genusTicinitesRieber 1973
speciesticinensisRieber 1973

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.

Ticinites ticinensis Rieber 1973
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No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Vision: well-developedc
Created: 2005-01-28 02:33:06
Modified: 2005-10-06 16:36:47
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Kiessling 2003

Age range: Illyrian or 247.20000 to 242.00000 Ma

Collections (2 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Hungary Ticinites ticinensis (199868)
Illyrian247.2 - 242.0Switzerland (Ticino) Ticinites ticinensis (type locality: 44690)