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†family Balatonitidae Spath 1951 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 86673

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1951. Catalogue of the Fossil Cephalopoda in the British Museum (Natural History), Part V, The Ammonoidea of the Trias (II) 1-228

Parent taxon: Ceratitoidea according to Y. Shigeta et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Acrochordiceratidae, Badiotitidae, Celtitidae, Ceratitidae, Hungaritidae, Rimkinitidae, Sibiritidae

Subtaxa: Augustaceras, Balatonites, Cuccoceras, Ginsburgites, Huishuites, Platycuccoceras, Robinsonites

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Type: Balatonites

Ecology: nektonic carnivore