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Virgatoptychites Voronets 1958 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Polyptychitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 132115

Parent taxon: Tolliinae according to P. Alsen 2006

Sister taxa: Menjaites, Nikitinoceras, Peregrinoceras, Surites, Thorsteinssonoceras, Tollia

Subtaxa: Virgatoptychites (Propolyptychites), Virgatoptychites changalassensis

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore