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Palaeobelemnopsis Chen 1982 (belemnite)

Cephalopoda - Palaeobelemnopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 16000

Full reference: T. E. Chen. 1982. Taxonomic names, in Discovery of Permian belemnoids in south China, with comments on the origin of Coleoidea. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 21(2):181-190

Parent taxon: Palaeobelemnopsidae according to Z. H. Liu and L. Y. Su 1999

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Palaeobelemnopsis minor, Palaeobelemnopsis sinensis

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Type: Palaeobelemnopsis sinensis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore