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Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Neocomitidae

Rodighieroites was named by Company (1987). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Neocomitinae by Avram and Gradinaru (1993) and Reboulet (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Rodighieroites Company
1993Rodighieroites Avram and Gradinaru p. 680
1996Rodighieroites Reboulet p. 98

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyPerisphinctoidea(Steinman 1890)
familyNeocomitidaeSalfeld 1921
subfamilyNeocomitinaeSalfeld 1921
genusRodighieroitesCompany 1987

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.

No diagnoses are available
shell height220.314.528.521.59.90
shell diameter253.535.381.258.232.5
shell inflation219.

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: base of the Valanginian to the top of the Late/Upper Valanginian or 139.80000 to 136.40000 Ma

Collections (26 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4Italy R. belimelensis (65557) R. cardulus (65554 65870) R. sp. (65540 65585)
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4Mexico R. belimelensis (74351 74352 74353 74354)
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4Hungary R. belimensis (111316) R. belimensis, R. sp. (111311)
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4Austria R. cardulus (69107 69108 69117) R. sp. (55585)
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4Romania R. cardulus, R. lamberti (69198)
Late/Upper Valanginian140.2 - 136.4France R. belimelensis (202433 202437 202502 202504 202505 202506 202508) R. cardulus (65899)
Valanginian139.8 - 132.9Morocco (Agadir) R. belimelensis (37972) R. cardulus (37973)