Paskentana berryessaensis Kiel et al. 2008 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Paskentanidae

Full reference: S. K. Kiel, K. A. C. Campbell, W. P. Elder and C. T. S. Little. 2008. Jurassic and Cretaceous Gastropods from Hydrocarbon Seeps in Forearc Basin and Accretionary Prism Settings, California. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 53(4):679-703

Belongs to Paskentana according to S. K. Kiel et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Paskentana anistratenkorum, Paskentana globosa, Paskentana hamiltonensis, Paskentana humerosa, Paskentana paskentaensis, Paskentana umbilicata

Type specimen: UCMP 555098. Its type locality is UCMP A-7308, Bear Creek, which is in a Valanginian deep-water carbonate in the Crack Canyon Formation of California.

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (1: California collection)

• Jurassic of United States (1: California)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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