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†family Dawsonoceratidae Flower 1962 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Orthocerida

PaleoDB taxon number: 127791

Full reference: R. H. Flower. 1962. Part 1, Revision of Buttsoceras, Part 2, Notes on the Michelinoceratida. State Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Memoir 10:1-58

Parent taxon: Orthoceratina according to B. Kröger 2013

Sister taxon: Eriditidae

Subtaxa: Anaspyroceras, Calocyrtocerina, Dawsonoceras, Dawsonocerina, Metaspyroceras, Palaeodawsonocerina

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Type: Dawsonoceras

Ecology: nektonic carnivore