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Temporal range: Tournaisian–Recent[1]
Dentaliidae - Sowerby.png
Shells of Antalis entalis (top)
and Antalis vulgaris (bottom)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Scaphopoda
Order: Dentaliida
da Costa, 1776

Dentaliida is one of the two orders of scaphopod mollusks, commonly known as elephant's tusk shells. The order Dentaliida contains most of the larger scaphopods.



  1. ^ Yoo, E. K. (1988). "Early Carboniferous Mollusca from Gundy, Upper Hunter, New South Wales". Records of the Australian Museum. 40 (4): 233–264. doi:10.3853/j.0067-1975.40.1988.157.