Waagenella plummeri Yochelson 1960 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Alternative combination: Bellerophon (Bellerophon) plummeri

Full reference: E. L. Yochelson. 1960. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 3. Bellerophontacea and Patellacea. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 119(4):208-293

Belongs to Waagenella according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Yochelson 1960

Sister taxa: Waagenella asiaticus, Waagenella claxtonensis, Waagenella crassus, Waagenella dumonti, Waagenella jonesianus, Waagenella lineatus, Waagenella meeki, Waagenella menardensis, Waagenella microstriata, Waagenella muensteri, Waagenella pinguis, Waagenella rectistriatus, Waagenella rownhamensis, Waagenella savii, Waagenella sowerbyi, Waagenella vespertinus, Waagenella yuani

Type specimen: USNM 120000, a shell. Its type locality is USNM703, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Roadian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (3: Texas collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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