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Discordichilus Cossmann 1918 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Elasmonematidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8449

Synonym: Umbotrochus Perner 1903 (taxon 9361)

Full reference: M. Cossmann. 1918. Essais de Paléoconchologie comparée 11

Parent taxon: Elasmonematidae according to J. B. Knight et al. 1960

Sister taxa: Anematina, Elasmonema, Hawletrochus, Heidelbergeria, Kimina, Kyndalynia, Streptotrochus

Subtaxa: Discordichilus aspersus, Discordichilus conus, Discordichilus dalli, Discordichilus globrous, Discordichilus harmonia, Discordichilus kolmodini, Discordichilus mollis, Discordichilus normalis, Discordichilus obesum, Discordichilus venalis

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Type: Trochus mollis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder