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Baskaniceras Wright and Kennedy 1984 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Pachydiscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 130881

Alternative spelling: Baskaniiceras

Full reference: C. W. Wright and W. J. Kennedy. 1984. The Ammonoidea of the Lower Chalk. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society 1-126

Parent taxon: Pachydiscidae according to C. W. Wright and W. J. Kennedy 1984

Sister taxa: Canadoceras, Chimbuites, Eopachydiscus, Eupachydiscus, Hoepenites, Lewesiceras, Menabonites, Menuites, Nowakites, Pachydiscoides, Pachydiscus, Patagiosites, Pseudojacobites, Teshioites, Tongoboryceras, Tuberodiscoides, Urakawites

Subtaxa: Baskaniceras deshayesitoides, Baskaniceras smithi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore