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Episfaxis Knight 1937 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Microdomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 70989

Synonym: Cosmina Perner 1903 [replaced name] (taxon 72356)

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1937. Genotype designations and new names for invalid homonyms among Paleozoic gastropod genera. Journal of Paleontology 11(6):709-714

Parent taxon: Microdomatidae according to J. B. Knight et al. 1960

Sister taxa: Copidocatomus, Cyclites, Cyclobathmus, Glyptospira, Kinkaidia, Microdoma, Microdomatinae

Subtaxa: Episfaxis complacens, Episfaxis steiningeri

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore