Class Cephalopoda Cuvier 1797 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda

Parent taxon: Mollusca according to J. P. Smith 1927

See also Giribet et al. 2006, Martin 1904, Sepkoski 2002 and Wells and Houston 2001

Sister taxa: Acaenoplax, Acevina, Actinoconus, Aculopileus, Acutirostriconus, Aldanolina, Algomella, Anisomyaria, Aplacophora, Aulacotrochus, Aviculocephaloconus, Bagenoviella, Beroides, Bisulcus, Bivalvia, Calyptoptomatida, Cambroscutum, Caudofoveata, Centriconus, Chiton cottae, Codonoconus, Conchifera, Conchula, Corystos, Crestoconus, Cyrtostoma, Dingus, Diplacophora, Dysmea, Dysnoetopla, Ebianella, Eosoconus, Gastropoda, Granoconus, Gutticonus, Hamatoconus, Helcionelloida, Hemithecellitina, Huangshandogoconus, Huangshandongoconus, Kaschkadakia, Katunioides, Kepinospira, Khairkhaniidae, Khairkhaniiformes, Kraikchania, Kuanchuanella, Ladamarekiidae, Laticonus, Liantuoconus, Ligyrokala, Mackenziella, Maikhanellidae, Makarakia, Merismoconcha, Minymerisma, Miozonites, Nothamusium, Odontogriphus, Omalenlina, Palaeacmaea, Paragastropoda, Parascenella, Patelliconidae, Peotoconus, Pichynella, Polytropis, Porcaconus, Proconus, Protodrepanostoma, Pseudomatthevia, Rostroconchia, Sachitida, Sargaella, Scamboscamna, Scaphopoda, Scenellopsis, Serialia, Shabaktiella, Sichuanospira, Sinuconus, Solandangella, Solenogastres, Songlingella, Spatuloconus, Stenothecella, Stenothecoida, Sulcocarina, Tentaculita, Tergomya, Trunctoconus, Tuberoconus, Xilingxiaconus, Xinnanospira, Yangtzemerisma

Subtaxa: Actinoceratoidea Actinocerida Actinodochmioceras Akidocheilus Ammonoidea Anomalosaepiidae Ascocerida Aulacocerida Ausseites Avramidiscus Bactritoidea Barrandeocerida Belosaepia Boletzkida Botellusoceras Burronoceras Coleoidea Conchorhynchus Cyrtoceras Dartoceras Davidiceras Desmoceras Didymoceras Discosorida Ellesmerocerida Endoceratoidea Endocerida Endocycloceratidae Erlangericheilus Gonatocheilus Hadrocheilus Heyuncunoceras Kailiceras Kotetishvilia Lamellaptychus Leptocheilus Leurocycloceratinae Mesoteuthoidea Michelinoceratinae Nautiloidea Nautilus (Solenochilus) Ohioceratidae Oncocerida Orthoceratoidea Orthoceratoidea Orthodochmioceras Palaeoteuthis Plectonocerida Protactinocerida Pseudorthocerida Rhynchoteuthis Rhyncolites Robsonoceratidae Scaptorrhynchus Sichunoceras Songkanoceras Stemtonoceratidae Tarphycerida Teratoceroides Tetrabranchiata Tillicheilus Toxancyloceras Werthenoceras Yanhecerida Yannanoceras Yichangoceras

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Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

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