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†family Liroceratidae Miller and Youngquist 1949 (nautiloid)

Cephalopoda - Nautilida

PaleoDB taxon number: 110592

Full reference: A. K. Miller and W. Youngquist. 1949. American Permian nautiloids. Geological Society of America Memoir 41:1-218

Parent taxon: Clydonautiloidea according to S. Niko and R. H. Mapes 2016

Sister taxa: Clydonautilidae, Ephippoceratidae, Gonionautilidae, Siberionautilidae

Subtaxa: Alexandronautilus, Bistrialites, Coelogasteroceras, Condraoceras, Hemiliroceras, Liroceras, Paraliroceras, Paranautilus, Peripetoceras, Perunautilus, Potoceras, Tomponautilus

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Type: Liroceras

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore