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Clastoteuthis abrupta Lang 1928 (belemnite)

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Passaloteuthididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 300852

Full reference: W. D. Lang. 1928. Belemnites, in The Belemnite marls of Charmouth, a series in the Lias of the Dorset Coast. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 84

Belongs to Clastoteuthis according to W. D. Lang 1928

Sister taxon: Clastoteuthis stantonensis

Type specimen: BMNH C.28864. Its type locality is Bed 111b, Lower Pale Band, Westhay Cliff, Charmouth, which is in a Jamesoni offshore marl in the Belemnite Marls Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore