Data from: Enigmatic hook-like structures in Mesozoic ammonites (Scaphitidae)

Isabelle Kruta, Jeremie Bardin, Christopher Smith, Paul Tafforeau & Neil Landman
In the last few decades, hook-like structures have been reported in the Mesozoic ammonite family Scaphitidae. Despite their exceptional preservation and debates about their function, no detailed reconstruction of them has yet been made. For the first time, we describe the composition and detailed morphology of these structures in the body chambers of six specimens of the Campanian ammonite Rhaeboceras halli (Meek and Hayden) using high resolution X-ray imaging. The hook-like structures are composed of...
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