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Centrifugus Bronn 1835 (mollusk)

Gastropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 8442

Synonym: Hisingeria Ulrich and Scofield 1897 [objective synonym] (taxon 71013)

Full reference: H. G. Bronn. 1835. Lethaea Geognostica, oder Abbildungen und Beschreibungen der für die Gebirgs-Formationem bezeichnensten Versteinerungen 1:97-192

Parent taxon: Euomphalidae according to R. M. Linsley and W.M. Kier 1984

Sister taxa: Acanthonema, Alaionema, Amphiscapha, Anisostoma, Araeonema, Austerum, Biformispira, Burdikinia, Condonella, Cylicioscapha, Devonicornu, Discotropis, Eleutherospira, Elkoceras, Euomphalinae, Euomphalopsis, Euomphalopterinae, Euomphalus, Fletcherviewia, Goldfussoceras, Hippocampoides, Kiaeromphalus, Krasopea, Leptomphalus, Linsleyella, Nevadaspira, Nodeuomphalus, Novakopteron, Odontomariinae, Offleyotrochus, Pentagonodiscus, Phanerotinus, Planotectus, Pleuronotus, Poleumita, Rhabdotocochlis, Rihamphalus, Saturnotropis, Sinistrispira, Sinutropis, Straparollus, Stusakia, Tongweispira, Tychobrahea, Weeksia, Spinicharybdiinae

Subtaxa: Centrifugus planorbis, Centrifugus procera

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Type: Centrifugus planorbis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder