Warthia vaceki Bittner 1899 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Alternative combination: Bellerophon vaceki

Full reference: A. Bittner. 1899. Himalayan fossils. Vol. III. Part 2. Trias Brachiopoda and Lamellibranchiata. Palaeontologia Indica 15(3):1-76

Belongs to Warthia according to W. J. Foster et al. 2019

See also Bittner 1899, Bychkov et al. 1976, Kaim and N├╝tzel 2011 and Yochelson and Kollman 1978

Sister taxa: Warthia americana, Warthia angustior, Warthia attalicus, Warthia borealis, Warthia brevisinuata, Warthia brevizonata, Warthia carinata, Warthia crassus, Warthia fissus, Warthia hisakatsui, Warthia huayingshanensis, Warthia imtatschanensis, Warthia intermedia, Warthia kingi, Warthia lata, Warthia micromphala, Warthia perspecta, Warthia polita, Warthia saundersi, Warthia stricta, Warthia waageni, Warthia welleri, Warthia zakharovi

Type specimen: GBA 1899/01/9,, a shell

Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal carnivore


• Triassic of China (4 collections), Greenland (1), Italy (7)

• Permian of Italy (12)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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