Cerithium (Thericium) burnsii Dall 1892 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Campanilidae

Alternative combinations: Cerithium (Ptychocerithium) burnsii, Cerithium burnsii

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

Sister taxa: Cerithium (Thericium) chipolanum, Cerithium (Thericium) dollfusi, Cerithium (Thericium) everwijni, Cerithium (Thericium) peregrinum, 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 113354, a shell. Its type locality is TU 453 - Alum Bluff [Chipola Fm], which is in a Burdigalian marine marl/sandstone in the Chipola Formation of Florida.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (13: Florida collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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