Lummaton Quarries, West of St. Mary Church, Lummaton Parrish, Torquay (Devonian of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.5° N, 3.5° W: paleocoordinates 29.2° S, 21.4° E)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Polygnathus varcus conodont zone, Barton Member (Torquay Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• Lummaton Shell Bed

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: G. F. Whidborne. 1889. On some Devonian cephalopods and gasteropods. Geological Magazine 6(1):29-30 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 129878: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 29.06.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods entered from Wagner's Database.
Rostroconchia
 Conocardiida - Hippocardiidae
"Conocardium clathratum" = Babinicardia clathrata4, Hippocardia sp.1, "Pleurorhynchus pugnans n. sp." = Bieberiana pugnans
"Conocardium clathratum" = Babinicardia clathrata4 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842
Hippocardia sp.1 Brown 1843
"Pleurorhynchus pugnans n. sp." = Bieberiana pugnans Whidborne 1889
  -
Conocardium frater n. sp.4 Whidborne 1896
Conocardium villmarense4 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842
Gastropoda
 Cyrtoneritimorpha - Orthonychiidae
"Capulus puellaris n. sp." = Orthonychia puellaris2, "Capulus ? rostratus" = Orthonychia rostratus2, Orthonychia quadrangularis2, Orthonychia costata2
"Capulus puellaris n. sp." = Orthonychia puellaris2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus ? rostratus" = Orthonychia rostratus2 Trenkner 1868 snail
Orthonychia quadrangularis2 Whidborne 1891 snail
Orthonychia costata2 Barrois 1889 snail
 Neritoina - Plagiothyridae
Plagiothyra purpurea n. gen.3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
 Neritoina - Neritopsidae
"Natica antiqua" = Paffrathopsis antiqua2, Turbonitella ussheri n. sp.2
"Natica antiqua" = Paffrathopsis antiqua2 Goldfuss 1844 snail
Turbonitella ussheri n. sp.2 Whidborne 1891 snail
 Euomphalina -
"Euomphalus rota" = Rhenomphalus rota3
"Euomphalus rota" = Rhenomphalus rota3 Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
 Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae
"Philoxene philosophus" = Pseudomphalotrochus philosophus2
"Philoxene philosophus" = Pseudomphalotrochus philosophus2 Whidborne 1889 snail
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
Phanerotinus mundus3, Euomphalus araneifer n. sp.3, Euomphalus fenestralis n. sp.3, "Euomphalus hecale" = Straparollus hecale2, "Philoxene laevis" = Philoxene laevis3, "Philoxene serpens" = Philoxene laevis2
Phanerotinus mundus3 Whidborne 1892 snail
Euomphalus araneifer n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
Euomphalus fenestralis n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Euomphalus hecale" = Straparollus hecale2 Hall 1876 snail
"Philoxene laevis" = Philoxene laevis3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Philoxene serpens" = Philoxene laevis2 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
 Euomphalina -
"Phanerotinus militaris" = Serpulospira militaris3, "Phanerotinus centrifugus" = Serpulospira centrifuga3
"Phanerotinus militaris" = Serpulospira militaris3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Phanerotinus centrifugus" = Serpulospira centrifuga3 Römer 1843 snail
 Euomphalina - Platyceratidae
"Capulus tylotus n. sp." = Spinyplatyceras tylotus2, "Capulus terminalis n. sp." = Platyceras terminalis, "Capulus multiplicatus" = Platyceras multiplicatus2, "Capulus columbinus n. sp." = Platyceras columbinus, "Capulus pericompsus n. sp." = Platyceras pericompsus2, "Capulus contortus" = Platyceras contortus2, "Platyostoma sigmoidale" = Platyceras sigmoidale2, "Capulus galeritus" = Platyceras galeritus2, "Capulus ? squamosus" = Platyceras squamosus2, "Capulus uncinatus" = Platyceras uncinatus2, "Capulus ? compressus" = Platyceras compressus2, "? Capulus invictus" = Platyostoma invictus2, Platyostoma speciosum2, ? Platyostoma deforme2, "Turbo neglectus" = Lotzia neglecta
"Capulus tylotus n. sp." = Spinyplatyceras tylotus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus terminalis n. sp." = Platyceras terminalis Whidborne 1889 snail
"Capulus multiplicatus" = Platyceras multiplicatus2 Giebel 1858 snail
"Capulus columbinus n. sp." = Platyceras columbinus Whidborne 1889 snail
"Capulus pericompsus n. sp." = Platyceras pericompsus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus contortus" = Platyceras contortus2 Römer 1843 snail
"Platyostoma sigmoidale" = Platyceras sigmoidale2 Phillips 1841 snail
"Capulus galeritus" = Platyceras galeritus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus ? squamosus" = Platyceras squamosus2 Trenkner 1868 snail
"Capulus uncinatus" = Platyceras uncinatus2 Roemer 1852 snail
"Capulus ? compressus" = Platyceras compressus2 Goldfuss 1832 snail
"? Capulus invictus" = Platyostoma invictus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
Platyostoma speciosum2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
? Platyostoma deforme2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Turbo neglectus" = Lotzia neglecta Phillips 1841 snail
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
Bellerophon lineatus3, "Bellerophon hicksii" = Aglaoglypta hicksii3
Bellerophon lineatus3 Dechen 1832 snail
"Bellerophon hicksii" = Aglaoglypta hicksii3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Neritoidea - Naticopsidae
"Natica nexicosta" = Naticopsis nexicosta2
"Natica nexicosta" = Naticopsis nexicosta2 Phillips 1841 snail
 Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae
Antitrochus arietinus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Porcellia bifida" = Coloniacirrus bifida3 Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
 Murchisoniina - Eotomariidae
"Pleurotomaria neapolitana n. sp." = Bembexia neapolitana3
"Pleurotomaria neapolitana n. sp." = Bembexia neapolitana3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria subimbricata n. sp." = Pleurotaunica subimbricata3, "Euomphalus circularis" = Ibergia circularis2, "Pleurotomaria subclathrata" = Villmaria subclathrata3, "Pleurotomaria victrix n. sp." = Villmaria victrix, "Pleurotomaria trochoides n. sp." = Whidbornia trochoides, "Pleurotomaria orbignyana" = Devonorhineoderma orbignyana3, "Pleurotomaria impendens" = Devonorhineoderma impendens3, "Pleurotomaria champernowni" = Champernownia champernowni3, "Pleurotomaria shaleri n. sp." = Platyloron shaleri3, "Pleurotomaria bischoffii" = Platyloron bischoffii3
"Pleurotomaria subimbricata n. sp." = Pleurotaunica subimbricata3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Euomphalus circularis" = Ibergia circularis2 Phillips 1841 snail
"Pleurotomaria subclathrata" = Villmaria subclathrata3 Sandberger 1842 snail
"Pleurotomaria victrix n. sp." = Villmaria victrix Whidborne 1889 snail
"Pleurotomaria trochoides n. sp." = Whidbornia trochoides Whidborne 1889 snail
"Pleurotomaria orbignyana" = Devonorhineoderma orbignyana3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Pleurotomaria impendens" = Devonorhineoderma impendens3 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Pleurotomaria champernowni" = Champernownia champernowni3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Pleurotomaria shaleri n. sp." = Platyloron shaleri3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Pleurotomaria bischoffii" = Platyloron bischoffii3 Goldfuss 1844 snail
 Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
Murchisonia turbinata3, "Loxonema priscum" = Mesocoelia priscum2
Murchisonia turbinata3 Bronn 1856 snail
"Loxonema priscum" = Mesocoelia priscum2 Münster 1840 snail
 Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae
""Turbo" pengellii" = Bensbergia pengellii Whidborne 1889 snail
"Macrochilina subcostata" = Bensbergia subcostata2 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
Macrochilina imbricata2 Sowerby 1827 snail
Macrochilina subimbricata2 d'Orbigny 1850 snail
Macrochilina cyclostoma n. sp.2 Whidborne 1891 snail
Macrochilina elevata2 Whidborne 1891 snail
 Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
"Loxonema nexile" = Palaeozygopleura nexile2, "Loxonema roemeri" = Palaeozygopleura roemeri2, "Holopella tenuisulcata" = Palaeozygopleura tenuisulcata2, "Loxonema conicum n. sp." = Devonozyga conicum2
"Loxonema nexile" = Palaeozygopleura nexile2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Loxonema roemeri" = Palaeozygopleura roemeri2 Kayser 1878 snail
"Holopella tenuisulcata" = Palaeozygopleura tenuisulcata2 Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
"Loxonema conicum n. sp." = Devonozyga conicum2 Whidborne 1891 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
"Loxonema hennahiana" = Stylonema hennahiana2, "Holopella duplisulcata n. sp." = Stylonema hennahiana
"Loxonema hennahiana" = Stylonema hennahiana2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Holopella duplisulcata n. sp." = Stylonema hennahiana Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
 Turbinoidea - Turbinidae
"? Rotellina helicina" = Antirotella helicinaeformis3
"? Rotellina helicina" = Antirotella helicinaeformis3 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
Polyplacophora
 Neoloricata - Lepidopleuridae
Helminthochiton papilio n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 chiton