Latouchella huangshandongensis Yü 1979 (mollusk)

Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Coreospiridae

Full reference: W. Yü. 1979. Earliest Cambrian monoplacophorans and gastropods from western Hubei with their biostratigraphical significance. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 18(3):233-270

Belongs to Latouchella according to W. Yü 1979

Sister taxa: Latouchella accordionata, Latouchella adunca, Latouchella arcuata, Latouchella costata, Latouchella dimicostata, Latouchella jacobinica, Latouchella memorabilis, Latouchella orientalis, Latouchella ostenfeldense, Latouchella sanxiaensis, Hubeispira nitida, Archaeospira avalonensis, Uncinaspira squamosa, Cambroconus minimus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Truncatoconus yichangen - Cambrospira sisensi assemblage, Yangtze Gorge, Yichang, which is in a Tommotian carbonate phosphorite in the Huangshandong Formation of China

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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