Family Sepiidae Keferstein 1866 (cuttlefish)

Cephalopoda - Sepiida - Sepiidae

Parent taxon: Sepiida according to P. Doyle et al. 1994

See also Schevill 1950

Sister taxa: Actinosepiidae, Adygeya, Amerirostra, Belemnosella, Belemnosis, Belocurta, Beloptera, Belopteridium, Belopterina, Belosaepiidae, Belosepiella, Belosepiellidae, Belosepiidae, Chondrophoridae, Groenlandibelus, Naefia, Notosepia, Sepiadariidae, Spirula, Spirulirostrella, Spirulirostridium, Spirulirostrina, Styracoteuthis, Vasseuria

Subtaxa: Belosepia Pseudosepia Sepia Voltzia

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Type: Sepia

Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the Netherlands (1 collection), Nigeria (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Texas)

• Jurassic of Cuba (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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