Loxonema (Polygyrina) lommeli Wissmann 1841 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae

Alternative combinations: Loxonema lommeli, Turritella lommelii

Synonyms: Melania minima Klipstein 1843, Turritella cochleata Münster 1841, Turritella similis Münster 1841

Full reference: H. L. Wissmann. 1841. Taxonomic names, in Beiträge zur Geognosie und Petrefacten-Kunde des südöstlichen Tirols vorzüglich der Schichten von St. Cassian. Beiträge zur Petrefacten-Kunde 4:1-152

Belongs to Loxonema (Polygyrina) according to E. Kittl 1894

See also Arthaber 1915, Klipstein 1843, Münster 1841 and Wissmann 1841

Sister taxa: Polygyrina depressa, Polygyrina lommeli, Polygyrina peracuta, Polygyrina sichuanensis, Polygyrina sichuanensis, Polygyrina subtilostriata, Polygyrina venusta, Polygyrina zhongzhaiensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (2 collections), Turkey (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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