Vermicularia woodringi Olsson and Harbison 1953 (turret shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Belongs to Vermicularia according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Landau et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Vermicularia (Anguillospira), Vermicularia (Provermicularia), Vermicularia (Vermicularia), Vermicularia knorrii, Vermicularia lumbricalis, Vermicularia porrecta, Vermicularia spirata, Vermicularia trilineata

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Florida collection)

• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (8), Mexico (1), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (25)

Total: 36 collections each including a single occurrence

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