†family Arcestidae Mojsisovics 1875 (ceratite)

Cephalopoda - Ceratitida - Arcestidae

Parent taxon: Arcestoidea according to L. Krystyn et al. 2019

See also Astakhova 1971, Tozer 1981 and Vörös 2018

Sister taxa: Cladiscitidae, Joannitidae, Proarcestidae, Sphingitidae

Subtaxa: Anisarcestes Arcestes Galeites Gonarcestes Proarcestes Rhaetites Stenarcestes

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Type: Arcestes

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Kaihikuan of United States (3: Nevada collections)

• Triassic of Albania (1), Austria (47), Bosnia and Herzegovina (12), Canada (11: British Columbia), Chile (1), China (1), Croatia (1), Georgia (1), Germany (3), Hungary (22), India (1), Indonesia (3), Iran (5), Israel (1), Italy (26), Mexico (1), Nepal (1), New Caledonia (2), New Zealand (4), Oman (3), Papua New Guinea (1), Peru (1), Romania (2), the Russian Federation (13), Slovakia (3), Slovenia (3), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (2), Switzerland (5), Turkey (25), Ukraine (9), United States (89: Alaska, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon)

• Permian of Indonesia (1)

Total: 304 collections including 460 occurrences

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