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Microdoma Meek and Worthen 1867 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Microdomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8982

Synonyms: Pleurotrochus Sherzer and Grabau 1910 (no. 71066), Tuberculopleura Jakowlew 1899 (no. 91991)

Full reference: F. B. Meek and A. H. Worthen. 1867. Contributions to the palaeontology of Illinois and other western states. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1865:251-274

Parent taxon: Microdomatidae according to A. Nützel and C. Ketwetsuriya 2016

Sister taxa: Copidocatomus, Cyclites, Cyclobathmus, Episfaxis, Glyptospira, Kinkaidia, Microdomatinae

Subtaxa: Microdoma (Euconodoma), Microdoma angulata, Microdoma anomalum, Microdoma bicrenulata, Microdoma carinata, Microdoma conicum, Microdoma jamensis, Microdoma kulogorae, Microdoma longum, Microdoma nodosum, Microdoma pagoda, Microdoma sinelnikovae, Microdoma tricarinatus, Microdoma variegata, Pleurotrochus bicarinatus, Tuberculopleura simensis

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore