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Suborder Pleurotomariina Cox and Knight 1960 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 58517

Alternative spelling: Pleurotomariida

Full reference: L. R. Cox and J.B. Knight. 1960. Suborders of the Archaeogastropoda. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 33:262-264

Parent taxon: Vetigastropoda according to P. J. Wagner 2020

Sister taxa: Amberleyoidea, Angarioidea, Blodgettella, Cirroidea, Crosseolidae, Fissurelloidea, Frydatinus, Haliotoidea, Jurassiphorus, Lepetelloidea, Lepetodriloidea, Microdomatoidea, Neomphaloidea, Nodoconus, Pendromidae, Pleurotomarioidea, Ptychomphaloidea, Purkynespira, Schizogonioidea, Scissurelloidea, Seguenzioidea, Selenimorpha, Trochina, Trochoidea, Turbinoidea

Subtaxa: Fissurellacea

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer