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Galeodea Link 1807 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9878

Alternative spellings: Galeodae, Galeodia

Synonyms: Caliagaleodea Clark 1942 (no. 139909), Cassidaria Lamarck 1816 (no. 9601), Cassis (Morio) Montfort 1810 (no. 338084), Echinora Schumacher 1817 (no. 139903), Galeodaria Conrad 1865 (no. 9877), Galeodea (Caliagaleodea) Clark 1942 (no. 139908), Galeodea (Gomphopages) Gardner 1939 (no. 12298), Galeodea (Mambrinia) Gardner 1939 (no. 120483), Galeoocorys Kuroda and Habe 1957 (no. 9881), Gomphopages Gardner 1939 (no. 139914), Mambrinia Gardner 1939 (no. 10088), Morio Montfort 1810 (no. 117780), Taieria Finlay and Marwick 1937 (no. 10543)

Parent taxon: Cassinae according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Cassis, Cypraecassis, Microsconsia, Sconsia

Subtaxa: Cassidaria cheops, Cassidaria desori, Cassidaria javana, Cassidaria khaledi, Galeodea (Caliagaleodea) californica, Galeodea (Gomphopages) turneri, Galeodea (Mambrinia) gallica, Galeodea (Mambrinia) nodosa, Galeodea aegyptiaca, Galeodea allani, Galeodea bicatenata, Galeodea depressa, Galeodea echinophora, Galeodea koureos, Galeodea megacephala, Galeodea petersoni, Galeodea planotecta, Galeodea sutterensis, Galeoocorys leucodoma

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore