Microstelma Adams 1861 (snail)

Gastropoda - Rissooidea - Rissoidae

Synonyms: Amaurella Adams 1867, Crepitacella Guppy 1867, Dolophanes Gabb 1873

Parent taxon: Rissoidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Kabat 1991, Perrilliat 1972, Ponder 1984, Sepkoski 2002 and Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: Alvania, Benthonella, Boreocingula, Folinia, Hudlestoniella, Lapsigyrus, Merelina, Mohrensterniinae, Ottoino, Ovirissoa, Powellisetia, Pusillina, Rissoa, Rissocerithium, Rissoina, Rissoinae, Rissoininae, Setia, Simulamerelina, Stosicia, Striatestea, Thierachella, Tournoueria, Turboella, Voorwindia, Zebina, Zebinostoma

Subtaxa: Crepitacella aresca Crepitacella cepula Crepitacella limonensis

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Jamaica (4 collections), Panama (2)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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