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†family Passaloteuthididae Naef 1922 (belemnite)

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida

PaleoDB taxon number: 305353

Alternative spellings: Passaloteuthidae, Passaloteuthinae

Parent taxon: Belemnitina according to J. D. Pinard et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Cylindroteuthididae, Eocylindroteuthis, Hastitidae, Megateuthididae, Nipponoteuthidae, Oxyteuthididae, Salpingoteuthididae

Subtaxa: Angeloteuthis, Clastoteuthis, Parapassaloteuthis, Passaloteuthis, Pseudohastites, Schwegleria

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore