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Cyclites Knight 1940 (snail)

Gastropoda - Microdomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 8721

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1940. Gastropods of the Whiteforse Sandstone. Geological Society of America Bulletin 51:302-315

Parent taxon: Microdomatidae according to P. J. Wagner 2017

Sister taxa: Amaurotoma, Copidocatomus, Cyclobathmus, Episfaxis, Glyptospira, Kinkaidia, Knightinella, Microdoma, Microdomatinae

Subtaxa: Cyclites costatus, Cyclites depressus, Cyclites diminutus, Cyclites globosa, Cyclites multilineata

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer