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Mooreoceras regulare Brown et al. 1964 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Pseudorthocerida - Pseudorthoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 297912

Full reference: D. A. Brown, K. S. W. Campbell, and J. Roberts. 1964. A Visean cephalopod fauna from New South Wales. Palaeontology 7(4):682-694

Belongs to Mooreoceras according to D. A. Brown et al. 1964

Sister taxa: Mooreoceras australis, Mooreoceras giganteum, Mooreoceras sibumasuense, Mooreoceras wedingtonianum, Mooreoceras zalazarensis

Type specimen: ANU 14027. Its type locality is Trevallyn cephalopod locality, which is in a Holkerian/Brigantian marine limestone in the Bingleburra Formation of Australia.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore