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Maclurites Le Sueur 1818 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Macluritidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8511

Alternative spellings: Maclurea, Straparollus (Maclurea)

Synonyms: Coelocentrus von Zittel 1882 [objective synonym] (no. 8685), Paramaclurites Vostokova 1964 (no. 71055), Polyenaulus Etheridge, Jr. 1917 [objective synonym] (no. 71067)

Full reference: C. A. Le Sueur. 1818. Observations on a new genus of fossil shells. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1:310-313

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

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

Subtaxa: Coelocentrus pentagonalis, Coelocentrus polyphemus, Coelocentrus spectabilis, Coelocentrus tubifer, Maclurea exsul, Maclurea kotoi, Maclurea matutina, Maclurea neritioides, Maclurea planorbis, Maclurea rotundata, Maclurites altus, Maclurites atlanticus, Maclurites borealis, Maclurites christianiae, Maclurites crassa, Maclurites cuneata, Maclurites depressus, Maclurites expansa, Maclurites florentinensis, Maclurites gravis, Maclurites klamathensis, Maclurites knoxvillensis, Maclurites magnus, Maclurites meitanensis, Maclurites neritoides, Maclurites nitidus, Maclurites niuhsintaiensis, Maclurites oceana, Maclurites orientalis, Maclurites ovalis, Maclurites profunda, Maclurites romainensis, Maclurites salteri, Maclurites septentrionalis, Maclurites subrotunda, Maclurites sylpha, Maclurites triangularis, Maclurites ungava, Maclurites zhuozishanensis

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Type: Maclurites magna

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder