†family Palaeoctopodidae Dollo 1912 (octopus)

Cephalopoda - Octopoda - Palaeoctopodidae

Parent taxon: Octopodida according to D. Fuchs et al. 2009

See also Doyle et al. 1994 and Fuchs et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Cirrata, Cirrina, Incirrata, Incirrina, Kapal, Octobrachiata, Octopia, Octopodidae, Proteroctopus, Teudopseina

Subtaxa: Keuppia Palaeoctopus

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Lebanon (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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