Choristes Carpenter 1872 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

Parent taxon: Polinicinae according to L. Marincovich 1977

Sister taxa: Bulbus, Calinaticina, Cepatia, Conuber, Euspira, Falsilunatia, Kerguelenatica, Mammilla, Neverita, Payraudeautia, Pliconacca, Polinices, Poliniciella, Sigaticus, Uberella

Subtaxa: Choristes carpenteri Choristes coani

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Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bianping, Ziyun County, phylloid algal buildups (Carboniferous of China)

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