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Phanerotinus Sowerby 1844 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8485

Full reference: J.d.C. Sowerby. 1844. No. CX of the mineral conchology of Great Britain; or colored figures and descriptions of those remains of testaceous animals or shells, which have been preserved at various times and depths in the Earth. The mineral conchology of Great Britain 7

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

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

Subtaxa: Phanerotinus cristatus, Phanerotinus intermedius, Phanerotinus mundus, Phanerotinus nudus, Phanerotinus serpula

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Type: Euomphalus cristatus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder