Serpulorbis rudis Tate 1893 (worm shell)

Gastropoda - Vermetoidea - Vermetidae

Alternative combination: Thylacodes rudis

Full reference: R. Tate. 1893. The gastropods of the Older Tertiary of Australia (Part 4). Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia 17:316-345

Belongs to Serpulorbis according to T. A. Darragh 1970

See also Tate 1893

Sister taxa: Serpulorbis arenaria, Serpulorbis cancellatus, Serpulorbis conicus, Serpulorbis decussatus, Serpulorbis granifera, Serpulorbis imbricatus, Serpulorbis llajasensis, Serpulorbis major, Serpulorbis papulosus, Serpulorbis squamulosus, Aletes squamigerus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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