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Spirina Kayser 1889 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Craspedostomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9412

Full reference: F. H. E. Kayser. 1889. Ueber einige neue oder wenig gekannte Versteinerungen des rheinischen Devon. Zeitschrift der Deutschen geologischen Gesellschaft 41:288-296

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

Sister taxa: Bucanospirinae, Craspedostomatinae, Natiria, Temnospira, Umbonellina

Subtaxa: Spirina antiquata, Spirina brilonensis, Spirina patula, Spirina squamata, Spirina symmetrica

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Type: Spirina brilonensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal parasite-carnivore