Bittium nugatorium Brown and Pilsbry 1911 (cerith snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Full reference: A. P. Brown and H. A. Pilsbry. 1911. Fauna of the Gatun Formation, Isthmus of Panama. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciencesof Philadelphia 63(2):336-373

Belongs to Bittium according to A. P. Brown and H. A. Pilsbry 1911

Sister taxa: Bittium (Bittium), Bittium (Brachybittium), Bittium (Cacozeliana), Bittium (Cerithidium), Bittium (Semibittium), Bittium (Stylidium), Bittium (Zebittium), Bittium asperum, Bittium bramkampi, Bittium koeneni, Bittium longissimum, Bittium oamaruticum, Bittium oedumi, Bittium pabloensis, Bittium parvulum, Bittium preussi, Bittium quilonense, Bittium reticulatum, Bittium reticulatum, Bittium scotti, Bittium serenum, Bittium spina, Bittium topangensis, Bittium yaguense

Type specimen: ANSP (no number), a shell. Its type locality is Woodring Loc. 138 [lower Gatun Fm], which is in a Miocene marine sandstone in the Gatun Formation of Panama.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of Panama (11 collections)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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