Plectoceras Hyatt 1884 (mollusk)

Cephalopoda - Barrandeocerida - Plectoceratidae

Parent taxon: Plectoceratidae according to R. C. Frey 1995

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Teichert et al. 1964

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Plectoceras carletonense Plectoceras jason

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Canada (1: Nunavut collection), China (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (12: Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Minnesota, Tennessee, Virginia)

• Chazy of United States (5: New York)

• Arenig of China (1)

Total: 21 collections including 26 occurrences

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