Acrocanitidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Spiralia
Cladus: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Mollusca
Classis: Cephalopoda
Subclassis: †Ammonoidea
Ordo: Goniatitida
Subordo: Tornoceratatina
Superfamilia: Prionocerataceae
Familia: Acrocanitidae
Genus: Jdaidites

Name

Acrocanitidae Korn, Bockwinkel, & Ebbighausen; 2007

Vernacular Name
English: Acrocanitidae

References

* Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen, Volume 243, Number 2, February 2007 , pp. 127-148(22)
* The Paleobiology Database Accessed 10/9/07

Acrocanitidae is one of seven families of the Prionocerataceae families, a member of the Goniatitida order. They are an extinct group of ammonoid, which are shelled cephalopods related to squids, belemnites, octopuses, and cuttlefish, and more distantly to the nautiloids.

References

* Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen, Volume 243, Number 2, February 2007 , pp. 127-148(22)
* The Paleobiology Database accessed on 10/01/07

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