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Family Hipponicidae Troschel 1861 (hoof shell)

Gastropoda - Vanikoroidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 60658

Parent taxon: Vanikoroidea according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Aclididae, Eulimidae, Gigantocapulidae, Haloceratidae, Hipponicacea, Omalaxidae, Vanikoridae

Subtaxa: Cheilea, Eoatlanta, Gnaszynium, Hipponix, Krebsia, Rothpletzia, Sabia

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer-suspension feeder