Varicospira subrimosa d'Orbigny 1852 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Rostellariidae

Alternative combinations: Dientomochilus subrimosa, Rimella subrimosa, Rostellaria subrimosa

Belongs to Varicospira according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Eames 1950, Harzhauser 2004, Harzhauser 2007, Iqbal 1980 and Mukerjee 1939

Sister taxa: Dientomochilus (Varicospira) pakistanicus, Dientomochilus (Varicospira) rakhiensis, Dientomochilus (Varicospira) tenuiincisus, Varicospira cancellata, Varicospira crispata, Varicospira gerthi, Varicospira javana, Varicospira longirostra, Varicospira martini, Varicospira mordax, Varicospira narica, Varicospira rembangensis, Varicospira semicancellata, Varicospira sindiensis, Varicospira spinifera, Varicospira zuschini

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of India (4 collections)

• Oligocene of Pakistan (2)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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