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Family Melongenidae Gill 1867 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda

PaleoDB taxon number: 61090

Alternative spelling: Melonginidae

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Busyconinae, Cornulina, Deussenia, Echinofulgurinae, Fascioplex, Fyfea, Levifusus, Lomirosa, Melongeninae, Nipponitys, Palaeatractus, Protobusycon, Pseudomazzalina, Pugilina, Pyrifusus, Rhombopsis, Saginafusus, Saturnus, Torquifer, Tropochasca, Volema

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore