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Tornquistites Hyatt and Smith 1905 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Tropiceltitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14430

Full reference: A. Hyatt and J. P. Smith. 1905. The Triassic cephalopod genera of America. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 40:1-394

Parent taxon: Tropiceltitidae according to E. T. Tozer 1994

Sister taxa: Arnioceltites, Discostyrites, Styrites, Tardeceras, Tropiceltites

Subtaxa: Tornquistites evolutus, Tornquistites transiens

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Type: Tornquistites evolutus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore