Columbella submercatoria Olsson 1922 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Columbellidae

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

Belongs to Columbella according to P. Jung 1994

Sister taxa: Columbella (Columbella), Columbella asphaltoda, Columbella calvertensis, Columbella erythrostoma, Columbella herklotsi, Columbella labreana, Columbella lacteoides, Columbella lopezana, Columbella mercatoria, Columbella ornata, Columbella platynema, Columbella rusticoides, Columbella sulcata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Red Cliff Creek, which is in a Pliocene marine siliciclastic in Costa Rica

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer


• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection), Jamaica (3), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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