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Ruedemannia Foerste 1914 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9212

Alternative spelling: Lophospira (Ruedemannia)

Invalid subtaxa: Coronilla Perner 1907 [replaced name] (no. 72304), Pleurotomaria (Coronilla) Perner 1907 [replaced name] (no. 178065)

Full reference: A. F. Foerste. 1914. Notes on Agelacrinidae and Lepadocystinae, with descriptions of Thresherodiscus and Brockocystites. Bulletin of the Scientific Laboratories of Denison University 17(3):399-487

Parent taxon: Lophospiridae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Arjamannia, Biarmeaspira, Donaldiella, Ectomaria, Frodospira, Gyronematinae, Hanusispira, Kawanamia, Longstaffia, Lophospira, Lophospirinae, Loxoplocus, Manzanospira, Paupospira, Platyworthenia, Ptychozone, Ruedemanniinae, Ruedemanninae, Triredimiculum, Worthenia, Yochelsonospira

Subtaxa: Ruedemannia aberrans, Ruedemannia bembexiformis, Ruedemannia borkholmiensis, Ruedemannia cognata, Ruedemannia crassior, Ruedemannia fristschi, Ruedemannia holmi, Ruedemannia humilis, Ruedemannia instabilis, Ruedemannia laevissima, Ruedemannia lirata, Ruedemannia robusta, Ruedemannia sodalis, Ruedemannia striatula, Ruedemannia subrobusta, Ruedemannia tolli, Ruedemannia trilix

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Type: Lophospira lirata

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder