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Lamellospira Batten 1958 (snail)

Gastropoda - Pleurotomarioidea - Phymatopleuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8908

Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1958. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 2. Pleurotomariacea: Portlockiellidae, Phymatopleuridae, and Eotomariidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 114(2):153-246

Parent taxon: Phymatopleuridae according to H. A. Kulas and R. L. Batten 1997

Sister taxa: Altotomaria, Austroscalata, Borestus, Callitomaria, Catazona, Discotomaria, Eirlysia, Euryalox, Eymarella, Fetaspira, Juvenispira, Paragoniozona, Perakella, Phymatopleura, Termihabena, Trochotomaria

Subtaxa: Lamellospira alveozona, Lamellospira anatola, Lamellospira cincta, Lamellospira conica, Lamellospira spinosa

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Type: Lamellospira conica

Ecology: epifaunal grazer