†family Scoliostomatidae Frýda et al. 2002 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae

Full reference: J. Frýda, R. B. Blodgett, and A. C. Lenz. 2002. New Early Devonian gastropods from the families Scoliostomatidae (new family) and Crassimarginatidae (new family), Royal Creek Area, Yukon Territory, Canada. Journal of Paleontology 76(2):246-255

Parent taxon: Loxonematoidea according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Bouchet et al. 2005 and Frýda et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Acrospira, Crassimarginatidae, Loxonematidae, Palaeozygopleuridae, Soleniscidae, Spirostylidae, Vetotuba, Zygopleuridae

Subtaxa: Mitchelliinae Scoliostomatinae

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Type: Scoliostomatinae

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Couvinien of Australia (1 collection)

• Devonian of Australia (4), Canada (5: Yukon), Germany (4), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 16 collections including 22 occurrences

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