Spinyplatyceras arkonense Shimer and Grabau 1902 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Alternative combination: Platyceras arkonense

Full reference: H. W. Shimer and A. W. Grabau. 1902. Hamilton group of Thedford, Ontario. Geological Society of America Bulletin 13:149-186

Belongs to Spinyplatyceras according to R. B. Blodgett and J. Frýda 1999

See also Shimer and Grabau 1902

Sister taxa: Spinyplatyceras bartlettense, Spinyplatyceras dumosiforme, Spinyplatyceras dumosum, Spinyplatyceras erinacum, Spinyplatyceras fornicatum, Spinyplatyceras milleri, Spinyplatyceras multispinosum, Spinyplatyceras parvispinum, Spinyplatyceras paxiller, Spinyplatyceras pugnus, Spinyplatyceras spinosa, Spinyplatyceras tylotus

Ecology: passively mobile epifaunal coprophage

Distribution: found only at Arkona Shale, Ausable River (Devonian of Ontario)

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