Omphalotrochus cochisensis Yochelson 1956 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Omphalotrochidae

Full reference: E. L. Yochelson. 1956. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 1. Euomphalacea, Trochonematacea, Pesudophoracea, Anomphalacea, Craspedostomatacea, and Platyceratacea. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 110(3):173-276

Belongs to Omphalotrochus according to H. Termier and G. Termier 1977

See also Yochelson 1956

Sister taxa: Omphalotrochus alleni, Omphalotrochus antiquus, Omphalotrochus canaliculatus, Omphalotrochus hessensis, Omphalotrochus kalitvaensis, Omphalotrochus kalmiussi, Omphalotrochus karakubensis, Omphalotrochus obtusispira, Omphalotrochus spinosus, Omphalotrochus whitneyi, Omphalotrochus wolfcampensis

Type specimen: USNM 119127. Its type locality is USGS 9860, County Road 118, Runnels County, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal limestone in the Clyde Formation of Texas.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Tunisia (1 collection), United States (13: Arizona, New Mexico, Texas)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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