Bemella vonbitteri Landing et al. 1989 (mollusk)

Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Helcionellidae

Full reference: E. Landing, P. Myrow, A. P. Benus and G. M. Narbonne. 1989. The Placentian Series: Appearance of the oldest skeletalized faunas in southeastern Newfoundland. Journal of Paleontology 63(6):739-769

Belongs to Bemella according to E. Landing et al. 1989

Sister taxa: Bemella ambita, Bemella amplaperata, Bemella barskovae, Bemella bella, Bemella communis, Bemella flexa, Bemella incomparabilis, Bemella malycanica, Bemella minuta, Bemella multicarinata, Bemella parula, Bemella rotundata, Bemella septata, Bemella villemsonae, Bemella xinjiensis, Sacciconus yanjiaheensis, Kalbyella poulseni

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Canada (3: Newfoundland and Labrador collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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