Warthia crassus Yochelson 1960 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Full reference: E. L. Yochelson. 1960. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 3. Bellerophontacea and Patellacea. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 119(4):208-293

Belongs to Warthia according to E. L. Yochelson 1960

Sister taxa: Warthia americana, Warthia angustior, Warthia attalicus, Warthia borealis, Warthia brevisinuata, Warthia brevizonata, Warthia carinata, 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 vaceki, Warthia waageni, Warthia welleri, Warthia zakharovi

Type specimen: Its type locality is USGS 9854, Herrings Bluff, Runnels County, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal limestone in the Clyde Formation of Texas

Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (6: Arizona, New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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