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Talantodiscus Fischer 1885 (snail)

Gastropoda - Pleurotomarioidea - Pleurotomariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9288

Alternative spelling: Pleurotomaria (Talantodiscus)

Full reference: P. Fischer. 1885. Manuel de conchyliologie et de paléontologie conchyliologique, ou histoire naturelle des molluscques vivants et fossiles. Fasc. VIII 1-1369

Parent taxon: Pleurotomariidae according to J. G. Begg and J. A. Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Austroworthenia, Bathrotomaria, Conotomaria, Cryptaenia, Laevitomaria, Leptomaria, Mamoeatomaria, Mellarium, Mikadotrochus, Mourlonopsis, Murihikua, Obornella, Ornatospira, Perotrochus, Pleurotomaria, Pleurotomariinae, Pyrgotrochus, Rasatomaria, Sisenna, Tahua, Trachybembix

Subtaxa: Talantodiscus mackayi, Talantodiscus trechmanni

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore