Tectus vulgatus Reuss 1854 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

Alternative combination: Trochus vulgatus

Belongs to Tectus according to S. Kiel and K. Bandel 2004

Sister taxa: Tectus (Rochia), Tectus (Tectus), Tectus cognatus, Tectus fenestratus, Tectus guerangeri, Tectus insignis, Tectus japonicus, Tectus loryi, Tectus lucasianus, Tectus plicatoides, Tectus pyramis, Tectus tjilonganensis

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at Steinbruch Rauen, Kassenberg Quarry, Mülheim/Ruhr (Cretaceous of Germany)

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