Worthenia windowblindensis Batten and Stokes 1986 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochonematoidea - Lophospiridae

Full reference: R. L. Batten and W.L. Stokes. 1986. Early Triassic gastropods from the Sinbad Member of the Moenkopi Formation, San Rafael Swell, Utah. American Museum Novitates 2864:1-33

Belongs to Worthenia according to R. Hofmann and A. Nützel 2013

See also Batten and Stokes 1986 and Nützel and Schulbert 2005

Sister taxa: Pleurotomaria (Worthenia) orientalis, Worthenia (Humiliworthenia), Worthenia (Worthenia), Worthenia alticarinata, Worthenia angulata, Worthenia apunctata, Worthenia basifalcata, Worthenia bialveozona, Worthenia bicarinata, 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 escheri, 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 loczyi, 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 vamosensis, Worthenia whitehorsensis

Type specimen: AMNH 42961. Its type locality is AMNH3026, Windowblind Butte, San Rafael Swell, which is in a Smithian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal packstone in the Moenkopi Formation of Utah.

Ecology: epifaunal

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 3.86

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (4: Utah collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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