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Morrowites Cobban and Hook 1983 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Acanthoceratidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 15215

Full reference: W. A. Cobban and S. C. Hook. 1983. Mid-Cretaceous (Turonian) ammonite fauna from Fence Lake area of west-central New Mexico. New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Memoir 41:1-50

Parent taxon: Euomphaloceratinae according to C. W. Wright et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Burroceras, Codazziceras, Euomphaloceras, Hourcqiceras, Kamerunoceras, Lotzeites, Paraburroceras, Paramammites, Pseudaspidoceras, Romaniceras, Shuparoceras

Subtaxa: Morrowites depressus, Morrowites dixeyi, Morrowites subdepressus, Morrowites wingi

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore