Mitrella oryzoides Gardner 1947 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Columbellidae

Belongs to Mitrella according to W. P. Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Mitrela agenta, Mitrella (Atilia), Mitrella (Mitrella), Mitrella (Mitrella), Mitrella anchuela, Mitrella broderipi, Mitrella cantaurana, Mitrella debooyi, Mitrella edensis, Mitrella epacta, Mitrella gardnerae, Mitrella gausapata, Mitrella guttata, Mitrella hayesorum, Mitrella hilberi, Mitrella limonensis, Mitrella mikra, Mitrella nanna, Mitrella parva, Mitrella pedana, Mitrella phyllisae, Mitrella sima, Mitrella tuberosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is USGS Loc2213 - Baileys Ferry, which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (5: Florida collections)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Mississippi)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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