Petaloconchus domingensis Sowerby 1849 (worm shell)

Gastropoda - Vermetoidea - Vermetidae

Belongs to Petaloconchus according to N.E. Weisbord 1929

See also Brown and Pilsbry 1911

Sister taxa: Petaloconchus floridanus, Petaloconchus intortus, Petaloconchus laddfranklinae, Petaloconchus nigricans, Petaloconchus sculpturatus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (6 collections)

• Miocene of Colombia (3), the Dominican Republic (29)

Total: 38 collections each including a single occurrence

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