Protoma rotifera Deshayes 1832 (turret shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Alternative combination: Turritella rotifera

Belongs to Protoma according to M. Harzhauser 2004

Sister taxa: Protoma (Protoma), Protoma (Protomella), Protoma cathedralis, Protoma deshayesi, Protoma renevieri, Protoma retrodilatatum, Protoma sindiense, Protoma subrenevieri

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Miocene of Italy (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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