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Westraliadiscus Cook 1999 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71114

Synonym: Ningbingia Cook 1998 [replaced name] (taxon 72325)

Full reference: A. G. Cook. 1999. Westraliadiscus gen. nov. a replacement name for Ningbingia Cook. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 43(2):552-552

Parent taxon: Tropidodiscidae according to A. G. Cook 1998

Sister taxa: Groomodiscus, Kosorodiscus, Neimongolidiscus, Nylanderina, Sinuitina, Spirilira, Temnodiscinae, Tropidodiscus, Vorticina, Zonidiscus

Subtaxa: Westraliadiscus robertsi

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore