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Flexoptychites Spath 1951 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Ptychitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14136

Full reference: L. F. Spath. 1951. Catalogue of the Fossil Cephalopoda in the British Museum (Natural History), Part V, The Ammonoidea of the Trias (II) 1-228

Parent taxon: Ptychitidae according to E. T. Tozer 1981

Sister taxa: Arctoptychites, Aristoptychites, Eosturia, Istreites, Lanceoptychites, Malletophychites, Malletoptychites, Ptychites

Subtaxa: Flexoptychites acutus, Flexoptychites angustoumbilicatus, Flexoptychites bugunzhensis, Flexoptychites flexuosus, Flexoptychites matsushimaensis

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Type: Ptychites flexuosus

Ecology: nektonic carnivore