†subfamily Metalegoceratinae Plummer and Scott 1937 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida - Metalegoceratidae

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

See also Furnish et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Clinolobinae, Eothinitinae, Menneroceras

Subtaxa: Bransonoceras Juresanites Metalegoceras Pseudoschistoceras

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Type: Metalegoceras

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (13 collections), Canada (2: Nunavut, Yukon), China (7), East Timor (2), Indonesia (6), Kazakhstan (7), Malaysia (1), Oman (1), the Russian Federation (14), Tajikistan (33), United States (17: New Mexico, Texas)

Total: 103 collections including 139 occurrences

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