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†order Hippuritida Newell 1965 (rudist)

Bivalvia - Cardiiformii

PaleoDB taxon number: 244354

Alternative spelling: Hippuritoida

Full reference: N. D. Newell. 1965. Classification of the Bivalvia. American Museum Novitates 2206:1-25

Parent taxon: Cardiiformii according to J. G. Carter et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Cardiida, Megalodontida, Modiomorphida

Subtaxa: Anodontopleura, Balabania, Baryconites, Branislavia, Cryptaulia, Cumularia, Dechaseauxia, Eodiceras, Eomegalodus, Gloassamyophorous, Hardaghia, Hatayia, Hatayin, Heterodiscus, Hippuritacea, Hippuritina, Juramegalodus, Kipia, Klinghardtites, Lithocalamus, Lovetcheniia, Macrodiceras, Megadiceras, Megalomoidea, Mesodiceras, Miseia, Monnieria, Palus, Paradiceras, Paramonopleura, Parasauvagesia, Pileochama, Praecaprina, Protodiceras, Pseudopironaea, Radiolitidina, Requieniidina, Rhedensia, Synodontites, Tetravaccinites

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Ecology: stationary intermediate-level epifaunal suspension feeder