Spinyplatyceras milleri Nettelroth 1889 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Alternative combinations: Platyceras (Platyceras) milleri, Platyceras milleri

Full reference: H. Nettelroth. 1889. Kentucky fossil shells--a monograph of the fossil shells of the Silurian and Devonian [and Ordovician] rocks of Kentucky 1-245

Belongs to Spinyplatyceras according to R. B. Blodgett and J. Frýda 1999

See also Macke 1952 and Nettelroth 1889

Sister taxa: Spinyplatyceras arkonense, Spinyplatyceras bartlettense, Spinyplatyceras dumosiforme, Spinyplatyceras dumosum, Spinyplatyceras erinacum, Spinyplatyceras fornicatum, Spinyplatyceras multispinosum, Spinyplatyceras parvispinum, Spinyplatyceras paxiller, Spinyplatyceras pugnus, Spinyplatyceras spinosa, Spinyplatyceras tylotus

Ecology: passively mobile epifaunal coprophage

Distribution: found only at Beechwood Limestone Fanua from Speed, Indiana (Devonian of Indiana)

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