Discotropis sulcifer Girty 1909 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Alternative combination: Euomphalus sulcifer

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1909. The Guadalupian fauna. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 58:1-651

Belongs to Discotropis according to E. L. Yochelson 1956

See also Girty 1909

Sister taxa: Discotropis girtyi, Discotropis klobukowskii, Discotropis publicus, Discotropis turritus

Type specimen: USNM 119153. Its type locality is USNM707e, Sullivan Peak, Glass Mountains, which is in a Roadian slope limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (6: Texas collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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