, Volume 46, Issue 2, pp 142-147
Date: 03 Apr 2012

New representatives of the family Melagathiceratidae (Ammonoidea) from the Lower Triassic of South Primorye

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A new ammonoid genus, Ussurijuvenites (Melagathiceratidae), is described from the early Olenekian of South Primorye, represented by two new species (U. popovi sp. nov. and U. artyomensis sp. nov.); data on the inner shell structure of melagathiceratid ammonoids (based on U. artyomensis sp. nov.) are presented for the first time.

Original Russian Text © O.P. Smyshlyaeva, Y.D. Zakharov, 2012, published in Paleontologicheskii Zhurnal, 2012, No. 2, pp. 34–39.