Protoma deshayesi d'Archiac 1850 (turret shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Alternative combination: Turritella deshayesi

Belongs to Protoma according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Vredenburg 1928

Sister taxa: Protoma (Protoma), Protoma (Protomella), Protoma cathedralis, Protoma renevieri, Protoma retrodilatatum, Protoma rotifera, Protoma sindiense, Protoma subrenevieri

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder


• Oligocene of India (1 collection), Pakistan (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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