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Ericusa Adams and A. 1858 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 11086

Synonym: Mesericusa Iredale 1929 (taxon 84370)

Parent taxon: Zidoninae according to B. Wilson 1994

Sister taxa: Adelomelon, Alcithoe, Guivillea, Harpovoluta, Iredalina, Livonia, Mauira, Mauithoe, Melo, Metamelon, Miomelon, Notopeplum, Pachycymbiola, Pachymelon, Palaeomelon, Palomelon, Sigaluta, Spinomelon, Teremelon, Zidona, Zygomelon

Subtaxa: Ericusa ancilloides, Ericusa ellipsoidea, Ericusa sowerbyi

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore