Passaloteuthis

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Passaloteuthis
Temporal range: Toarcian
Belemnite at bristol museum arp.jpg
Passaloteuthis auricipitis guards from the Lower Lias strata, Gloucestershire, England
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Cephalopoda
(unranked): Belemnoidea
Order: Belemnitida
Suborder: Belemnitina
Family: Passaloteuthididae
Genus: Passaloteuthis

Passaloteuthis is a genus of belemnite, an extinct group of cephalopods.[1]

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  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera (Cephalopoda entry)". Bulletins of American Paleontology 364: p.560. Retrieved 2009-04-10.