Glyptotomaria apiarium Knight 1945 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1945. Some new genera of Paleozoic Gastropoda. Journal of Paleontology 19(6):573-587

Belongs to Glyptotomaria according to J. B. Knight 1945

Sister taxa: Glyptomaria (Dictyomaria), Glyptotomaria (Glyptotomaria), Glyptotomaria ciliata, Glyptotomaria genundewa

Type specimen: AMNH 26083, a shell. Its type locality is Loc. 181-T-43 (Q-5) ¼ to ½ mile west and north of Union Hill School, which is in a Missourian marine shale in the Mineral Wells Formation of Texas.

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Loc. 181-T-43 (Q-5) ¼ to ½ mile west and north of Union Hill School

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