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Superfamily Velutinoidea Gray 1840 (snail)

Gastropoda - Littorinimorpha

PaleoDB taxon number: 62764

Synonym: Lamellarioidea d'Orbigny 1841 (taxon 60783)

Parent taxon: Littorinimorpha according to P. Jeffery 2003

Sister taxa: Calyptraeoidea, Capuloidea, Cingulopsoidea, Cypraeoidea, Discopoda, Ficoidea, Littorinoidea, Naticoidea, Pterotracheoidea, Stromboidea, Tonnoidea, Vanikoroidea, Vermetoidea, Xenophoroidea

Subtaxa: Pseudosacculidae, Triviidae, Velutinidae

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore