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Choctawites Korn and Titus 2015 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Delepinoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 321630

Full reference: D. Korn and A. L. Titus. 2015. Taxonomic descriptions, in Late Visťan (late Mississippian) ammonoids from the Barnett Shale, Sierra Diablo Escarpment, Culberson County, Texas, USA. Fossil Record 18:81-104

Parent taxon: Dombaritinae according to D. Korn and A. L. Titus 2015

Sister taxa: Deleshumardites, Dombarites, Lusitanoceras, Proshumardites, Revilloceras

Subtaxa: Choctawites choctawensis, Choctawites cumminsi, Choctawites kentuckiensis

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Type: Goniatites choctawensis

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore