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Aulacosphinctes (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Himalayitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14594

Alternative spelling: Perisphinctes (Aulacosphinctes)

Parent taxon: Himalayitidae according to C. Salazar and W. Stinnesbeck 2016

Sister taxa: Ardesciella, Corongoceras, Dalmasiceratinae, Durangites, Hegaratites, Hemispiticeras, Himalayites, Himalayitinae, Parodontoceras, Parrasiella, Riasanella, Tithopeltoceras, Toucasiella, Windhauseniceras

Subtaxa: Aulacosphinctes proximus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore