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†family Medlicottiidae Karpinsky 1889 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 93247

Alternative spelling: Medlicottidae

Synonym: Propinacoceratidae Plummer and Scott 1937 (taxon 93243)

Full reference: A. P. Karpinsky. 1889. Über die Ammoneen der Artinsk-Stufe und einige mit denselben verwandte carbonische formen. Mémoires de l'Académie Impérial des Sciences de St-Pétersbourg, VIIe Series 37(2):1-104

Parent taxon: Medlicottioidea according to Z. R. Zhou 2017

Sister taxa: Darvasiceratidae, Pronoritidae, Shikhanitidae, Sundaitidae

Subtaxa: Episageceratinae, Medlicottiinae, Miklukhoceratinae, Propinacoceratinae, Sicanitinae, Uddenitinae

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Type: Medlicottia

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore