Cochlespirinae

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Cochlespirinae
Megasurcula carpenteriana.jpg
A live specimen of Megasurcula carpenteriana on the sea bed
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Conoidea
Family: Turridae
Subfamily: Cochlespirinae
Powell, 1942
Genera

See text.

Cochlespirinae is a subfamily of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks, belonging to the family Turridae,[1] commonly named turrids.

Genera[edit]

Genera in the subfamily Cochlespirinae include:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (Ed.) (2005). "Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families". Malacologia 47(1-2). ISBN 3-925919-72-4. 397 pp.
  2. ^ WoRMS - World register of marine Species