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Clastoteuthis stantonensis

Cephalopoda - Belemnitida - Passaloteuthididae

Taxonomy
Clastoteuthis stantonensis was named by Lang (1928). Its type specimen is BMNH C.28861 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Bed 112d, Lower Darker Band, Westhay Cliff, Charmouth, which is in a Jamesoni offshore marl in the Belemnite Marls Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Clastoteuthis stantonensis Lang p. 197 figs. Pl 13, fig 2; text-fig 3.6

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassColeoideaBather 1888
superfamilyBelemnoideaHyatt 1884
orderBelemnitidaZittel 1895
suborderBelemnitinaZittel 1895
familyPassaloteuthididae(Naef 1922)
genusClastoteuthis
speciesstantonensis

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available