Glyphostoma andersoni Oinomikado 1939 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda

Full reference: T. Oinomikado. 1939. Miocene Mollusca from the Neighbourhood of Cucurrupi, Department of Chocó, Colombia. Transactions of the Palaeontological Society of Japan 46:617-630

Belongs to Glyphostoma according to T. Oinomikado 1939

Sister taxa: Glyphostoma (Euglyphostoma), Glyphostoma (Glyphostoma), Glyphostoma (Rhiglyphostoma), Glyphostoma addrina, Glyphostoma carinata, Glyphostoma caronensis, Glyphostoma triniada, Mangilia (Glyphostoma) obtusa

Type specimen: Geo. Surv. Japan (unknown no.), a partial shell. Its type locality is Loc. 05, Río Cucurrupi [Munguidó Fm], which is in a Pliocene marine mudstone in the Munguidó Formation of Colombia.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Colombia (1 collection)

• Miocene of Mexico (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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