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Sconsia Gray 1847 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 10441

Alternative spelling: Cassidaria (Sconsia)

Synonyms: Galeodosconsia Sacco 1890 (no. 117782), Morionassa Sacco 1890 (no. 117781)

Parent taxon: Cassinae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Cassis, Cypraecassis, Galeodea, Microsconsia

Subtaxa: Galeodosconsia striatula, Morionassa amplectens, Sconsia (Sconsia), Sconsia augustana, Sconsia beyrichi, Sconsia cocleana, Sconsia felix, Sconsia grayi, Sconsia hodgii, Sconsia laevigata, Sconsia paralaevigata, Sconsia prolongata

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore