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†family Beloceratidae Hyatt 1884 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 92854

Full reference: A. Hyatt. 1884. Genera of fossil cephalopods. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 22:253-338

Parent taxon: Belocerataceae according to D. Korn 2006

Sister taxon: Nordiceratidae

Subtaxa: Beloceras, Beloceratinae, Eobeloceras, Merzougites, Mesobeloceras, Naplesites, Sinobeloceratinae

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Type: Beloceras

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore