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Acrospira Batten 1985 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina

PaleoDB taxon number: 9428

Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1985. Gastropods and chitons from Perak, Malaysia. Part 3: the murchisoniids, cerithiids, loxonematids, and subulitids. American Museum Novitates 2829:1-40

Parent taxon: Loxonematacea according to R. L. Batten 1985

Sister taxa: Abyssochrysidae, Crassimarginatidae, Loxonematidae, Palaeozygopleuridae, Scoliostomatidae, Spirostylidae, Vetotuba, Zygopleuridae

Subtaxa: Acrospira cristata

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Type: Acrospira cristata

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder