Belosepia Bronn 1838 (cuttlefish)

Cephalopoda - Sepiida - Sepiidae

Synonym: Stenosepia Vincent 1901

Parent taxon: Sepiidae according to W. E. Schevill 1950

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Pseudosepia, Sepia, Voltzia

Subtaxa: Belosepia sepioidea

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Ecology: fast-moving nektobenthic carnivore


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

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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