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†family Palaeotrochidae Knight 1956 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina

PaleoDB taxon number: 68673

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1956. New families of Gastropoda. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 46(2):41-42

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

Sister taxon: Paraturbinidae

Subtaxa: Floyda, Palaeotrochus, Turbonopsis, Westerna, Westwooditrochus

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Type: Palaeotrochus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder