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†family Tarphyceratidae Hyatt 1894 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Tarphycerida

PaleoDB taxon number: 128187

Full reference: A. Hyatt. 1894. Phylogeny of an acquired characteristic. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 32(143):349-647

Parent taxon: Tarphycerida according to D.H. Evans 2011

Sister taxa: Bateroboceras, Bodieceras, Craftonoceras, Discoceratidae, Estonioceratidae, Inclytoceras, Kinaschukoceras, Kosovoceras, Magdoceras, Ophidioceratidae, Pakrioceras, Paradiscoceras, Plectolites, Pseudancistroceras, Trocholitidae, Weberoceras

Subtaxa: Bentoceras, Campbelloceras, Centrotarphyceras, Cycloplectoceras, Eurystomites, Falcilituites, Moreauoceras, Pilotoceras, Pionoceras, Planctoceras, Rectanguloceras, Seelyoceras, Sweetoceras, Tarphyceras

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore