Arthaberites

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Arthaberites
Temporal range: M Triassic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
Subclass: Ammonoidea
Order: Ceratitida
Superfamily: Noritaceae
Family: Noritidea
Genus: Arthaberites
Diener 1900

Arthaberites is a ceratitid cephalopod included in the Noritidaethat lived during the Middle Triassic, found in the Alps and Balkans of Europe. Its type is A. alexandrae

Arthaberites has an involute, compressed, discoidal shell with a narrow flatted venter, or outer rim.

References[edit]

  • Arkell et al., 1957. Mesozoic Ammonoidea. Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part L. Geological Soc. of America and University of Kansas Press.