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Altadema Kues 2002 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64038

Full reference: B. S. Kues. 2002. New genera and species of Middle Pennsylvanian gastropods from west Texas. Journal of Paleontology 76(1):52-62

Parent taxon: Murchisoniidae according to P. J. Wagner 2020

Sister taxa: Aclisina, Anarconcha, Barroisocaulus, Bellazona, Biangularia, Brilonella, Cibecuia, Cyrtostropha, Devonocerithioides, Domiporta, Eohormotomina, Farewellia, Glyphodeta, Helicospira, Kaseiella, Leptorima, Lodanaria, Loxisonia, Mesocoelia, Michelia, Micheliopsis, Micrentoma, Morania, Murchisonia, Parahormotomina, Protospira, Pseudoaclisina, Trypanocochlea, Vebericochlis, Vistilia, Vladanella, Wuxuanella

Subtaxa: Altadema altadema, Altadema convexa, Altadema cryptocarina, Altadema lira

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Type: Altadema convexa

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder