Yunnania pygmaeus de Koninck 1844 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Araeonematidae

Alternative combinations: Portlockia pygmaeus, Turbo pygmaeus

Synonyms: Portlockia subpygmaeus d'Orbigny 1850, Turbo subpygmaeus d'Orbigny 1850, Yunnania subpygmaea d'Orbigny 1850, Yunnania subpygmaeus d'Orbigny 1850

Full reference: L. G. de Koninck. 1844. Description des animaux fossiles quie se trouvent dans le terrain carbonifère de Belgique 1-650

Belongs to Yunnania according to J. B. Knight 1941

See also d'Orbigny 1850, de Koninck 1881 and Sabattini and Noirat 1969

Sister taxa: Yunnania decorata, Yunnania kamenkensis, Yunnania meridionalis, Yunnania minor, Yunnania parallela, Yunnania pulchra, Yunnania semicancellata

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at Tournai (Carboniferous of Belgium)

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