Eulima laevigata Lea 1843 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae

Alternative combinations: Eulima leavigata, Pasithea laevigata

Belongs to Eulima according to M. A. Kosnik 2002

See also Martin 1904 and Sohl 1964

Sister taxa: Eulima (Hordeulima), Eulima acuta, Eulima antiqua, Eulima clara, Eulima extremis, Eulima gracilistylis, Eulima hiltoni, Eulima juncea, Eulima lamberti, Eulima naumanni, Eulima nobilis, Eulima persimplica, Eulima polita, Eulima sarissiformis, Eulima smithi, Eulima striatissima, Eulima subulata, Eulima wanneri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dave Weeks place, Coon Creek, which is in a Maastrichtian coastal sandstone in the Ripley Formation of Tennessee

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (11: Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas collections)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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