Baculites tippaensis (Conrad 1858) Straight-shelled ammonite

Dublin Core

Alternative Title

Ammonite (F. Baculitidae)

Description

(DSM# FK124) Extinct genus - Baculites and other ammonites show intricate patterns on their shells called suture marks. Suture patterns are unique to species and indicate the shape of the chamber in which the animal lived.

Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Late Cretaceous

Temporal Coverage

66 million years

Source

Rights

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license

Files

Baculites tippaensis.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Baculites tippaensis (Conrad 1858) Straight-shelled ammonite,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed December 9, 2022, https://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/1537.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.

Transcribe This Item

  1. Baculites tippaensis.jpg