Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus) guppyi Mansfield 1925 (snail)

Gastropoda - Rissooidea - Vitrinellidae

Alternative combination: Adeorbis guppyi

Full reference: W. C. Mansfield. 1925. Miocene gastropods and scaphopods from Trinidad, British West Indies. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 66(22):9116-9125

Belongs to Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus) according to M. C. Perrilliat 1972

See also Mansfield 1925

Sister taxa: Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus) domingensis, Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus) pentagonus

Type specimen: USNM 352691, a shell. Its type locality is USGS 9212, which is in a Miocene marine siliciclastic in Trinidad and Tobago.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Mexico (1 collection)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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