Worthenia bicarinata Batten 1989 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochonematoidea - Lophospiridae

Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1989. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 7. Pleurotomariacea: Eotomariidae, Lophospiriidae, Gosseletinidae. American Museum Novitates 2958:1-64

Belongs to Worthenia according to R. L. Batten 1989

Sister taxa: Pleurotomaria (Worthenia) orientalis, Worthenia (Humiliworthenia), Worthenia (Worthenia), Worthenia alticarinata, Worthenia angulata, Worthenia apunctata, Worthenia basifalcata, Worthenia bialveozona, Worthenia bieberi, Worthenia bilineata, Worthenia cainallensis, Worthenia castlemanensis, Worthenia cirriformis, Worthenia constantini, Worthenia contabulata, Worthenia corrugata, Worthenia crenilunula, Worthenia crenulata, Worthenia curvistriata, Worthenia distincta, Worthenia dregeri, Worthenia duplicata, Worthenia eremita, Worthenia extendia, Worthenia furcata, Worthenia gubleri, Worthenia hoettingensis, Worthenia humilis, Worthenia indifferens, Worthenia kingi, Worthenia klamathensis, Worthenia lantenoisi, Worthenia latialveozona, Worthenia legrandi, Worthenia liebeneri, Worthenia magna, Worthenia margaritacea, Worthenia marmolatae, Worthenia multicarinata, Worthenia nana, Worthenia pagoda, Worthenia parvula, Worthenia pilula, Worthenia planalveozona, Worthenia plutonis, Worthenia praerupta, Worthenia rhombifera, Worthenia schirjaevensis, Worthenia sculpta, Worthenia sigaretoides, Worthenia speciosa, Worthenia strigata, Worthenia strigillata, Worthenia subplicata, Worthenia substriata, Worthenia subtilis, Worthenia superstes, Worthenia supraornata, Worthenia tabulata, Worthenia tongxinensis, Worthenia triton, Worthenia whitehorsensis, Worthenia windowblindensis

Type specimen: USNM 431600. 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: epifaunal

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 17.4

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (1 collection)

• Permian of United States (2: New Mexico, Texas)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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