Paupospira thebesensis Savage 1913 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Alternative combination: Lophospira thebesensis

Full reference: T. E. Savage. 1913. Stratigraphy and paleontology of the Alexandrian Series in Illinois and Missouri. Part I. Illinois Geological Survey, Bulletin 23:1-124

Belongs to Paupospira according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Savage 1913

Sister taxa: Paupospira akpatokensis, Paupospira beatrice, Paupospira bowdeni, Paupospira burginensis, Paupospira circe, Paupospira elevata, Paupospira manitouliensis, Paupospira moorei, Paupospira oweni, Paupospira soluta, Paupospira sumnerensis, Paupospira tenuistriata, Paupospira trilineata, Paupospira tropidophora, Paupospira varians, Paupospira viator

Type specimen: Its type locality is 2½ kilometers north of Thebes, which is in a Gamachian carbonate limestone in the Leemon Formation of Illinois

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at 2½ kilometers north of Thebes

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