Decorochilina queenslandicus Cook and Camilleri 1997 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Alternative combination: Leptoptygma queenslandicus

Full reference: A. G. Cook and N. Camilleri. 1997. Middle Devonian gastropods from the Broken River Province, north Queensland. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 42(1):55-79

Belongs to Decorochilina according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Cook and Camilleri 1997

Sister taxa: Decorochilina aulakion, Decorochilina australe, Decorochilina beushauseni, Decorochilina bohemica, Decorochilina cancellata, Decorochilina capillosa, Decorochilina costata, Decorochilina crassior, Decorochilina dispar, Decorochilina evoluta, Decorochilina frechi, Decorochilina phillipsii, Decorochilina recticosta, Decorochilina rectistriata, Decorochilina robusta, Decorochilina whidbornei

Type specimen: Its type locality is QML 1092, 500 m northwest of type section creek for Dosey Limestone, which is in a Givetian marine mudstone in the Papilio Mudstone Formation of Australia

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: found only at QML 1092, 500 m northwest of type section creek for Dosey Limestone

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