Goniospira armata Münster 1841 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Zygopleuridae

Alternative combinations: Goniogyra armata, Turritella armata

Synonyms: Turritella haueri Klipstein 1843, Turritella tornata Klipstein 1843

Full reference: G. Münster. 1841. Beiträge zur Geognosie und Petrefacten-Kunde des südöstlichen Tirols vorzüglich der Schichten von St. Cassian. II. Beschreibung und Abbildung der in den Kalkmergelschichten von St. Cassian gefunden Versteinerungen. Beiträge zur Petrefacten-Kunde 4:25-152

Belongs to Goniospira according to A. Nützel and A. Kaim 2014

See also Kittl 1894, Klipstein 1843 and Münster 1841

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Goniospira armata: Its type locality is St. Cassian (Munster coll), which is in a Julian carbonate limestone in the Cassian Formation of Italy.
  • Turritella haueri:
  • Turritella tornata:

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Triassic of Italy (12 collections)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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