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†family Macluritidae Carpenter 1861 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina

PaleoDB taxon number: 113652

Alternative spelling: Maclureadae

Full reference: P.P. Carpenter. 1861. Lectures on Mollusca; or “shell-fish” and their allies. Annual Report of the Board of Regenst of the Smithsonian Institution 1860:151-283

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Maclurina, Macluritella, Maclurites, Monitorella, Palliseria, Rousseauspira, Teiichispira, Zhuozishanospira

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder