Aporrhais speciosa Schlotheim 1820 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

Alternative combination: Strombites speciosus

Belongs to Aporrhais according to M. Y. Hassan 1953

Sister taxa: Aporrhais (Aporrhais), Aporrhais (Maussenetia), Aporrhais clarendonensis, Aporrhais dingdenensis, Aporrhais occidentalis, Aporrhais pespelecani, Aporrhais pugens, Aporrhais sowerbii, Aporrhais uttingeriana

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (19 collections), Greenland (1), the Netherlands (1)

• Eocene of Germany (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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