Scaphander jugularis Conrad 1855 (snail)

Gastropoda - Opisthobranchia - Cylichnidae

Alternative combination: Bulla jugularis

Full reference: T. A. Conrad. 1855. Report Of Mr. T. A. Conrad On The Fossil Shells Collected In California By Wm. P. Blake, Geologist Of The Expedition Under The Command Of Lieutenant R. S. Williamson, United States Topographical Engineers. Description of the fossils and shells collected in California by William P. Blake, Geologist of the United States Pacific Railroad Survey in California. under the command of Lieut. R. S. Williamson, In 1853-54. Article 1 of Appendix to the Preliminary Geological Report of WIlliam P. Blake, Geologist of the Survey in California Under the Command of Lieut. R. S. Williamson. Palæontology 5-21

Belongs to Scaphander according to W.O. Addicott 1970

See also Anderson 1905 and Conrad 1855

Sister taxa: Bulla (Scaphander) elegans, Scaphander (Mirascapha), Scaphander (Scaphander), Scaphander alaskensis, Scaphander brevicula, Scaphander costatus, Scaphander impunctatus, Scaphander interruptus, Scaphander javanus, Scaphander nannus, Scaphander oligoturritus, Scaphander polysarcus, Scaphander radii, Scaphander rarus, Scaphander remondi, Scaphander stewarti, Scaphander washingtonensis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (7: California collections)

• Oligocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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