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Rhacophyllites Zittel 1884 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Discophyllitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14496

Alternative spelling: Phylloceras (Rhacophyllites)

Synonyms: Diphyllites Julien 1911 (no. 278581), Triphyllites Julien 1911 (no. 278580)

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

Sister taxa: Discophyllites, Tragorhacoceras

Subtaxa: Rhacophyllites debilis, Rhacophyllites despectus, Rhacophyllites invalidus, Rhacophyllites kavasensis, Rhacophyllites pumilus, Rhacophyllites zitteli

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Type: Ammonites neojurensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore