†superfamily Popanoceratoidea Hyatt 1900 (ammonite)

Cephalopoda - Goniatitida

Alternative spelling: Popanocerataceae

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

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

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

Subtaxa: Mongoloceratidae Popanoceratidae

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Type: Popanoceras

Ecology: fast-moving nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of Australia (2 collections), Canada (2: Nunavut), China (10), East Timor (1), Indonesia (2), Iran (1), Iraq (1), Italy (3), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (10), Malaysia (2), Oman (4), the Russian Federation (36), Tajikistan (19), Thailand (1), Tunisia (2), Ukraine (1), United States (11: Arizona, Texas)

Total: 109 collections including 129 occurrences

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