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†family Pleuronodoceratidae Zhao et al. 1978 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 93287

Full reference: J. K. Zhao, X. L. Liang, and Z. G. Zheng. 1978. Late Permian cephalopods of south China. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series B 154(12):1-194

Parent taxon: Xenodiscaceae according to D. Korn 2006

Sister taxa: Dzhulfitidae, Dzulfitidae, Hemilecanitidae, Huananoceratidae, Kashmiritidae, Kraffticeras, Liuchengoceratidae, Paraceltitidae, Pseudotirolitidae, Tapashanitidae, Xenoceltitidae, Xenodiscidae

Subtaxa: Longmenshanoceras, Pentagonoceras, Pleuronodoceras, Qianjiangoceras, Rotodiscoceras

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore