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Zenoites Renz and Renz 1948 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Paranannitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14461

Alternative spelling: Prosphingites (Zenoites)

Full reference: C. Renz and O. Renz. 1948. Eine untertriadische Ammonitenfauna von der griechischen Insel Chios. Schweizerische Paläontologische Abhandlungen 66:1-98

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

Sister taxa: Hebeisenites, Jinyaceras, Juvenites, Melagathiceras, Owenites, Paranannites, Thermalites, Ussurijuvenites, Steckites, Omanites, Monacanthinites, Subowenites, Popovites, Chioceras, Pseudoprosphingites, Isculitioides, Meropella, Chiotites, Arnautoceltites, Vickohlerites, Prosphingitoides

Subtaxa: Zenoites arcticus, Zenoites helenae, Zenoites vonderschmitti

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Type: Prosphingites (Zenoites) helenae

Ecology: nektonic carnivore