†family Barrandoceratidae Foerste 1925 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Barrandeocerida - Barrandoceratidae

Parent taxon: Barrandeocerida according to C. Teichert et al. 1964

Sister taxa: Apsidoceratidae, Barrandeoceratidae, Lechritrochoceratidae, Nephriticeratidae, Plectoceratidae, Uranoceratidae

Subtaxa: Antiplectoceras Avilionella Barrandeoceras Bickmorites Centrocyrtoceras Gasconsoceras Haydenoceras Laureloceras Paquettoceras Savageoceras

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories collection), the Czech Republic (1)

• Ordovician of Canada (3: Manitoba), China (2), North Korea (1), Norway (4), United States (27: Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, New York, Ohio)

• Chazy of United States (1: New York)

Total: 40 collections including 50 occurrences

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