Kirkospira tongassensis Rohr and Blodgett 2008

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Plethospiridae

Alternative combination: Baichtalia tongassensis

Full reference: D. M. Rohr and R. B. Blodgett. 2008. Silurian Gastropoda from the Alexander terrane, southeast Alaska. Geological Society of America Special Paper 442:51-61

Belongs to Kirkospira according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Rohr and Blodgett 2008

Sister taxa: Kirkospira glacialis, Kirkospira lindstroemi, Kirkospira vitellia

Type specimen: USNM 528224, a shell. Its type locality is 2002RB32, which is in a Ludlow carbonate wackestone/packstone in the Heceta Limestone Formation of Alaska.

Distribution: found only at 2002RB32

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