Promourlonia durhamensis Whiteaves 1884 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae

Alternative combinations: Eotomaria durhamensis, Pleurotomaria durhamensis, Stenoloron durhamensis

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1884. On some new, imperfectly characterized or previously unrecorded species of fossils from the Guelph Formations of Ontario. Palaeozoic Fossils 3(1):1-43

Belongs to Promourlonia according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Clarke and Ruedemann 1903 and Whiteaves 1884

Sister taxa: Promourlonia ambiqua, Promourlonia biformis, Promourlonia furcata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Durham, Billings Localities, which is in a Gorstian carbonate limestone/dolomite in the Guelph Formation of Canada

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario collection), United States (1: New York)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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