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Bassites Cobban 1987 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 185651

Full reference: W. A. Cobban. 1987. A new ammonite from the Upper Cretaceous of Kansas. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1690:B1-B3

Parent taxon: Desmoceratidae according to W. A. Cobban 1987

Sister taxa: Barremitinae, Beudanticeratinae, Caseyella, Desmoceratinae, Eodesmoceratinae, Hauericeratinae, Mossamedites, Pseudosaynellinae, Puzosiinae, Wollemanniceras

Subtaxa: Bassites reesidei

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Type: Bassites reesidei

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore