Cerithium (Thericium) peregrinum Hoerle 1972 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Seraphsidae

Full reference: S. E. Hoerle. 1972. Cerithiidae and Potamididae (Mollusca: Gastropoda0 from the Chipola Formation of northwestern Florida. Tulane Studies in Geology and Paleontology 10(1):1-22

Belongs to Cerithium (Thericium) according to S. E. Hoerle 1972

Sister taxa: Cerithium (Thericium) burnsii, Cerithium (Thericium) chipolanum, Cerithium (Thericium) dollfusi, Cerithium (Thericium) everwijni, Cerithium (Thericium) rupestre, Cerithium (Thericium) stercumuscarum, Cerithium (Thericium) stercusmuscarum, Cerithium (Thericium) sucaradjanum, Cerithium (Thericium) vokesorum, Cerithium (Thericium) volzi, Cerithium (Thericium) vulgatum, Thericium (Chavanicerithium)

Type specimen: USNM 646941, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at TU 830 - Tenmile Creek (Miocene of Florida)

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