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†family Maxigoniatitidae Korn et al. 1999 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 87345

Full reference: D. Korn, C. Klug, and R. Mapes. 1999. Visťan and Early Namurian Ammonoids from the Tafilalt (Eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco). Abhandlungen der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 54:345-375

Parent taxon: Pericyclaceae according to D. Korn and M. N. Sudar 2016

Sister taxa: Furnishoceratidae, Intoceratidae, Kozhimitidae, Muensteroceratidae, Pericyclidae, Rotopericyclidae, Sudeticeratidae, Temertassetiidae

Subtaxa: Beyrichoceras, Bollandites, Bollandoceras, Dzhaprakoceratinae, Maxigoniatites

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Type: Maxigoniatites

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore