Sconsia paralaevigata Gardner 1947 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Belongs to Sconsia according to A. G. Beu 2010

Sister taxa: Morio (Sconsia) tuberculatus, Sconsia (Sconsia), Sconsia augustana, Sconsia beyrichi, Sconsia cocleana, Sconsia felix, Sconsia grayi, Sconsia hodgii, Sconsia laevigata, Sconsia lintea, Sconsia prolongata, Morionassa amplectens, Galeodosconsia striatula

Type specimen: USNM 371888, a shell. Its type locality is USGS Loc. 2213 - Baileys Ferry, which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: Florida collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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