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†family Cheiloceratidae Frech 1897 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 92900

Parent taxon: Prionocerataceae according to D. Korn 2006

Sister taxa: Acrocanitidae, Gattendorfiidae, Prionoceratidae, Pseudarietitidae, Voehringeritidae

Subtaxa: Cheiloceratinae, Nehdenitinae

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Type: Cheiloceras

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore