Capulus haliotis de Sowerby and Murchison 1839 (snail)

Gastropoda - Capuloidea - Capulidae

Full reference: J. C. de Sowerby and R. I. Murchison. 1839. The Silurian System. Part 2. Organic Remains. The Silurian System 2:579-768

Belongs to Capulus according to G. F. Whidborne 1891

See also de Sowerby and Murchison 1839 and Wagner 2017

Sister taxa: Capulus (Brocchia), Capulus (Capulus), Capulus (Zinolia), Capulus americanus, Capulus anceps, Capulus apollinis, Capulus circinatus, Capulus cyrtocera, Capulus epicranum, Capulus gatunensis, Capulus hungaricus, Capulus javanus, Capulus junghuhni, Capulus lissus, Capulus lius, Capulus muensteri, Capulus selcanus, Capulus sigmoidalis, Capulus silverthorni, Capulus uncinatus, Capulus ungaricus, Capulus unguis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Proetus concinnus-Warburgella stokesii Assemblage, Much Wenlock Limestone, which is in a Homerian marine grainstone/lime mudstone in the Much Wenlock Limestone Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Proetus concinnus-Warburgella stokesii Assemblage, Much Wenlock Limestone

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