Fusiturricula springvaleensis Mansfield 1925 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Alternative combination: Turricula springvaleensis

Synonyms: Clavatula (Fusiturricula) bajanensis Nowell-Usticke 1969, Clavatula (Fusiturricula) pagodula Rustch 1934, Fusiturricula altenai Macsotay and Campos 2001, Fusuturricula (Kenfastia) bajanensis Nowell-Usticke 1969

Full reference: W. C. Mansfield. 1925. Miocene gastropods and scaphopods from Trinidad, British West Indies. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 66(22):9116-9125

Belongs to Fusiturricula according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Mansfield 1925

Sister taxa: Fusiturricula (Fusiturricula), Fusiturricula acra, Fusiturricula fenimorei, Fusiturricula fusinella, Fusiturricula humerosa, Fusiturricula iole, Fusiturricula jaquensis, Fusiturricula panola, Fusiturricula paulettae, Fusiturricula yasila

Type specimens:

  • Fusiturricula springvaleensis: UNSM 352627, a shell. Its type locality is USGS 9195, which is in a Miocene marine siliciclastic in Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Clavatula (Fusiturricula) pagodula:
  • Fusiturricula altenai:
  • Fusuturricula (Kenfastia) bajanensis:

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Venezuela (4 collections)

• Miocene of Trinidad and Tobago (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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