Palaeostylus minutus Nützel and Nakazawa 2012 (snail)

Gastropoda - Cerithimorpha - Orthonemidae

Full reference: A. Nützel and K. Nakazawa. 2012. Systematic palaeontology, in Permian (Capitanian) gastropods from the Akasaka Limestone (Gifu Prefecture, Japan). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 10:103-169

Belongs to Palaeostylus according to A. Nützel and K. Nakazawa 2012

Sister taxa: Palaeostylus (Leptozyga), Palaeostylus (Palaeostylus), Palaeostylus acuminatus, Palaeostylus attenuatus, Palaeostylus bipartitus, Palaeostylus cylindrata, Palaeostylus delpeyae, Palaeostylus dongluoensis, Palaeostylus dussaulti, Palaeostylus fusuiensis, Palaeostylus giganticus, Palaeostylus guangxiensis, Palaeostylus irregularis, Palaeostylus lateapicatus, Palaeostylus obliquicostatus, Palaeostylus planoverticum, Palaeostylus pseudozyga, Palaeostylus puperoides, Palaeostylus pupoides, Paleostylus krasnovidovoensis, Paleostylus krotovi, Paleostylus kukarkensis, Paleostylus stuckenbergi

Type specimen: AMF-KG-304. Its type locality is Ichihashi Quarry, Kinshozan, Akasaka, which is in a Capitanian shallow subtidal packstone in the Akasaka Formation of Japan.

Ecology: epifaunal

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 1.20

Distribution: found only at Ichihashi Quarry, Kinshozan, Akasaka

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