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Scalites Emmons 1842 (snail)

Gastropoda - Raphistomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8497

Alternative spelling: Pleurotomaria (Scalites)

Full reference: E. Emmons. 1842. Geology of New York, pt. 2, Comprising the survey of the second geological district. New York State Geological Survey 1-429

Parent taxon: Raphistomidae according to P. J. Wagner 1999

Sister taxa: Bridgeites, Ceratopea, Omulevia, Ophiletinae, Orospira, Raphistoma, Raphistomatinae

Subtaxa: Scalites alatum, Scalites amanoi, Scalites angulatus, Scalites depressa, Scalites irregulare, Scalites jonesi, Scalites kanesi, Scalites katoi, Scalites keizanensis, Scalites oradovekaiae, Scalites peracutum, Scalites richmondensis, Scalites solitarius, Scalites tamurai, Scalites tellerensis

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Type: Scalites angulatus

Ecology: epifaunal