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Tropigastrites Smith 1914 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Proteusitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14439

Full reference: J. P. Smith. 1914. The Middle Triassic marine invertebrate faunas of North America. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 83:1-254

Parent taxon: Proteusitidae according to E. T. Tozer 1994

Sister taxa: Proteusites, Tozerites

Subtaxa: Tropigastrites costatus, Tropigastrites lahontanus, Tropigastrites louderbacki

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Type: Tropigastrites trojanus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore