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Xiphogymnites Spath 1951 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Gymnitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 14460

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: Gymnitidae according to E. T. Tozer 1981

Sister taxa: Constrigymnites, Costigymnites, Epigymnites, Gymnitinae, Japonitinae, Kiparisovia, Parapinacoceras, Paraplacites, Phyllytoceras, Placitinae, Protoplatytes

Subtaxa: Xiphogymnites spiniger

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Type: Gymnites spiniger

Ecology: nektonic carnivore