Bittiolum alternatum Say 1822 (cerith snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Alternative combinations: Diastoma alternatum, Turritella alternata

Synonyms: Cerithium nigrum Totten 1834, Pasithea nigra Totten 1834

Belongs to Bittiolum according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Spencer and Campbell 1987

Sister taxon: Bittiolum varium

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at Sample# 17d - Upper Norfolk Mbr, Acredale Fm (Quaternary of Virginia)

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