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Salterospira Batten 1966 (snail)

Gastropoda - Eotomarioidea - Gosseletinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9219

Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1966. The Lower Carboniferous gastropod fauna from the Hotwells Limestone of Compton Martin, Somerset. Part I. Palaeontographical Society Monographs 119(509):1-52

Parent taxon: Coelozoninae according to R. L. Batten 1966

Sister taxa: Arctozone, Arfurtia, Barocospira, Bicarina, Burdekinostoma, Coelozone, Coelozonides, Deacheospira, Frydiella, Humboldtiella, Ibergia, Lahnia, Lahnospira, Lukesispira, Manitobiella, Mourloniides, Odontomaria, Planozonides, Pleurotaunica, Prokopelia, Schizolopha, Spinulrichospira, Tasselliana, Tragatoma, Villmaria, Winterbergiella, Wisconsinella, Zalozone

Subtaxa: Salterospira chesterensis, Salterospira okawensis, Salterospira plectata, Salterospira tabulata

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Type: Salterospira tabulata

Ecology: epifaunal grazer