†superfamily Cycloloboidea Zittel 1895 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida

Alternative spelling: Cyclolobaceae

Parent taxon: Goniatitina according to Z. R. Zhou 2017

See also Bogoslovskaya 1990, Furnish et al. 2009, Korn 2006 and Leonova 1989

Sister taxa: Adrianitoidea, Agathiceratoidea, Dimorphoceratoidea, Gastrioceratoidea, Girtyocerataceae, Goniatitoidea, Gonioloboceratoidea, Marathonitoidea, Neodimorphoceratoidea, Neoglyphioceratoidea, Neoicoceratoidea, Nomismoceratoidea, Pericycloidea, Popanoceratoidea, Schistoceratoidea, Shumarditoidea, Somoholitoidea, Thalassoceratoidea

Subtaxa: Cyclolobidae Vidrioceratidae

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Type: Cyclolobus

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of Afghanistan (2 collections), Armenia (1), Australia (1), Azerbaijan (3), Canada (5: British Columbia, Nunavut, Yukon), China (59), East Timor (1), Greenland (5), India (4), Indonesia (3), Iran (2), Iraq (1), Italy (7), Japan (21), Kazakhstan (8), Madagascar (2), Malaysia (1), Mexico (22), Oman (8), Pakistan (9), the Russian Federation (19), Tajikistan (18), Thailand (3), Tunisia (5), Ukraine (2), United States (84: California, Idaho, Texas), Venezuela (1)

• Virgilian of United States (2: Kansas)

• Carboniferous of Kazakhstan (1), the Russian Federation (5), United States (3: Texas)

Total: 308 collections including 390 occurrences

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