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Chiraluta Olsson 1931 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10915

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1931. Contributions to the Tertiary Paleontology of Northern Peru: Part 4, The Peruvian Oligocene. Bulletins of American Paleontology 17(63)

Parent taxon: Volutinae according to T. A. Darragh 1989

Sister taxa: Calliotectum, Callipara, Cordilyria, Ctenilyria, Cymbiola, Falsilyria, Festilyria, Fusivoluta, Harpula, Harpulina, Leptoscapha, Lyreneta, Lyriini, Lyrischapa, Neptuneopsis, Pseudaulica, Teramachia, Voluta, Woodsivoluta

Subtaxa: Chiraluta inca

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore