Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1989. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 7. Pleurotomariacea: Eotomariidae, Lophospiriidae, Gosseletinidae. American Museum Novitates 2958:1-64
Sister taxa: Hesperiella canningensis, Hesperiella contraria, Hesperiella ebbighauseni, Hesperiella elongata, Hesperiella lahniensis, Hesperiella planorbis, Hesperiella robertsi, Hesperiella thomsoni, Hesperiella wordensis
Type specimen: USNM 431570. Its type locality is USNM703a, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Kungurian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.
Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder
Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 3.80
• Permian of United States (4: Texas collections)
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
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