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†family Lophospiridae Wenz 1938 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina

PaleoDB taxon number: 56479

Full reference: W. Wenz. 1938. Handbuch der Paläozoologie; Gastropoda. Handbuch der Paläozoologie

Parent taxon: Trochonematoidea according to P. J. Wagner 2016

Sister taxon: Trochonematidae

Subtaxa: Arjamannia, Biarmeaspira, Donaldiella, Ectomaria, Frodospira, Gyronematinae, Hanusispira, Kawanamia, Longstaffia, Lophospira, Lophospirinae, Loxoplocus, Manzanospira, Paupospira, Platyworthenia, Ptychozone, Ruedemannia, Ruedemanniinae, Ruedemanninae, Triredimiculum, Worthenia, Yochelsonospira

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Type: Lophospira

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder