Trochus anthracophilus Roemer 1880 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

Full reference: F. Roemer. 1880. Über eine Kohlenkalk-Fauna der Westküste von Sumatra. Palaeontographica 27(3):1-11

Belongs to Trochus according to G. Fliegel 1901

See also Roemer 1880

Sister taxa: Trochus (Carinidea), Trochus (Coelotrochus), Trochus (Praecia), Trochus (Thorista), Trochus (Trochus), Trochus (Ziziphinus), Trochus adrianensis, Trochus agglutinans, Trochus alligatus, Trochus ambalensis, Trochus arcotensis, Trochus asper, Trochus avernus, Trochus bicarinatus, Trochus binodulosus, Trochus bisertus, Trochus caumontii, Trochus crenularis, Trochus delaunayi, Trochus dentatus, Trochus deslongchampsi, Trochus ellipticus, Trochus erythraeus, Trochus fastigiatus, Trochus funiculosus, Trochus glandulus, Trochus gubleri, Trochus hanleyanus, Trochus hierlatzensis, Trochus imperitus, Trochus laevis, Trochus ligatus, Trochus lissochilus, Trochus maculatus, Trochus margaritifer, Trochus maximiliani, Trochus monilifer, Trochus ornatus, Trochus ornatus, Trochus poeppigii, Trochus quadrangulonodulosus, Trochus quadrilineatus, Trochus radiatulus, Trochus radiatus, Trochus rajah, Trochus rauenorum, Trochus rotelloides, Trochus sandwichensis, Trochus sarthinus, Trochus stefaninii, Trochus stellatus, Trochus strigillatus, Trochus subglaber, Trochus sulcatus, Trochus tectum, Trochus tihensis, Trochus toulai, Trochus tricarinatus, Trochus varius, Trochus verrucosus, Trochus virgatus, Trochus woodwardi, Trochus zinkeni

Type specimen: Its type locality is Padang Highlands, which is in a Roadian/Wordian carbonate limestone in the Silungkang Formation of Indonesia

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at Padang Highlands

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