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Praedalmasiceras Frau et al. 2016 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Ammonoidea - Himalayitidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 344953

Full reference: C. Frau, L. G. Bulot, W. A. P. Wimbledon and C. Ifrim. 2016. Systematic palaeontology of the Perisphinctoidea in the Jurassic/Cretaceous boundary interval at Le Chouet (Drôme, France), and its implications for biostratigraphy. Acta Geologica Polonica 66:175-204

Parent taxon: Dalmasiceratinae according to C. Frau et al. 2016

Sister taxon: Dalmasiceras

Subtaxa: Praedalmasiceras botellae, Praedalmasiceras progenitor, Praedalmasiceras spiticeroides

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Type: Hoplites (Dalmasiceras) spiticeroides

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore