Chlorostoma costaricensis Olsson 1922 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

Full reference: A. A. Olsson. 1922. The Miocene of Northern Costa Rica. Bulletins of American Paleontology 9(39):1-309

Belongs to Chlorostoma according to A. A. Olsson 1922

Sister taxa: Chlorostoma (Omphalius), Chlorostoma argyrostoma, Chlorostoma atrum, Chlorostoma austropacifica, Chlorostoma chilena, Chlorostoma euryomphalum, Chlorostoma ignota, Chlorostoma luctuosum, Chlorostoma matanzensis, Chlorostoma nautiloides, Chlorostoma quipua, Tegula (Chlorastoma) danvillensis, Tegula (Chlorostoma) gallina, Tegula (Chlorostoma) nashi, Tegula (Chlorostoma) pulcella

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection)

• Miocene of Costa Rica (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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