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Gisortia Jousseaume 1884 (cowry)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9895

Invalid subtaxa: Aricia Gray 1837 [replaced name] (no. 334865), Cypraea (Aricia) Gray 1837 [replaced name] (no. 334866)

Parent taxon: Bernayinae according to R. L. Squires 1987

Sister taxa: Afrocypraea, Barycypraea, Bernaya

Subtaxa: Cypraea (Aricia) beberkiriana, Cypraea (Aricia) simplicissima, Gisortia (Megalocypraea), Gisortia (Vicetia), Gisortia brevis, Gisortia colombiana, Gisortia coombii, Gisortia gigantea, Gisortia harrisi, Gisortia ibrahimi, Gisortia mahgoobi, Gisortia murchisoni, Gisortia tuberculosa

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer