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Palliseria Wilson 1924 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Macluritidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8512

Synonym: Mitrospira Kirk 1930 (taxon 71036)

Full reference: A. E. Wilson. 1924. A new genus and a new species of gastropod from the Upper Ordovician of British Columbia. Canadian Natural History 1:81-114

Parent taxon: Maclureadae according to R. M. Linsley and W.M. Kier 1984

Sister taxa: Maclurina, Macluritella, Maclurites, Monitorella, Rousseauspira, Teiichispira, Zhuozishanospira

Subtaxa: Palliseria acuminata, Palliseria crenulata, Palliseria longwelli, Palliseria robusta, Palliseria zhuozishanensis

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Type: Palliseria robusta

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder