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Omphalocirrus de Ryckholt 1860 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Omphalocirridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8288

Synonyms: Actomphalus (no. 8432), Arctomphalus Tolmachoff 1930 (no. 68634), Hypomphalocirrus Linsley 1973 (no. 8280)

Full reference: P. de Ryckholt. 1860. Revue des generes qui composent la famille des Haliotidae, d'Orbigny. Journal ds Conchyliolgie 4:183-188

Parent taxon: Omphalocirridae according to P. J. Wagner 2016

Sister taxon: Liomphalus

Subtaxa: Hypomphalocirrus rugosus, Omphalocirrus beyeri, Omphalocirrus carnicus, Omphalocirrus goldfussi, Omphalocirrus grandis, Omphalocirrus hoegeri, Omphalocirrus kaukensis, Omphalocirrus kindlei, Omphalocirrus manitobensis, Omphalocirrus northi, Omphalocirrus pulcher, Omphalocirrus spinosus

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Type: Euomphalus goldfussi

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder