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Sphaerocyclus Perner 1903 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 87562

Alternative spelling: Bellerophon (Sphaerocyclus)

Full reference: J. Perner. 1903. Gastéropodes, Tome 1: Patellidae et Bellerophontidae 1-164

Parent taxon: Bellerophontinae according to P. J. Wagner 2017

Sister taxa: Aglaoglypta, Bellerophon, Bubovicus, Khumerspira, Kodymites, Liljevallospira, Pharkidonotus, Praematuratropis, Ptychobellerophon, Semilukispira, Waagenella

Subtaxa: Sphaerocyclus angustomphalus, Sphaerocyclus bohemicus, Sphaerocyclus heros, Sphaerocyclus hintzei, Sphaerocyclus iners, Sphaerocyclus morganianus, Sphaerocyclus tuber

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Type: Bellerophon (Sphaerocyclus) bohemicus

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore