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Metabaltoceras Flower 1964 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida - Baltoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 12391

Full reference: R. H. Flower. 1964. The Nautiloid Order Ellesmeroceratida (Cephalopoda). State Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Memoir 12:234 p.

Parent taxon: Baltoceratidae according to R. H. Flower 1964

Sister taxa: Amsleroceras, Annbactroceras, Bactroceras, Castelloceras, Cochlioceras, Cyptendoceras, Cyrtobaltoceras, Endorioceras, Eosomichelinoceras, Hedstroemoceras, Microbaltoceras, Rhabdiferoceras, Semiannuloceras, Sinocochleoceras, Veneficoceras

Subtaxa: Metabaltoceras fusiforme, Metabaltoceras minutum

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Type: Metabaltoceras fusiforme

Ecology: nektonic carnivore