Periaulax spirata Lamarck 1804 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

Alternative combinations: Eumargarita (Periaulax) spirata, Philippia spirata, Solariella (Periaulax) spirata, Solarium spiratum

Full reference: J. B. Lamarck. 1804. Suite des mémoires sur les fossiles des environs de Paris. Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 4:46-55

Belongs to Periaulax according to K. I. Schnetler and C. Heilmann-Clausen 2011

See also Lamarck 1804, Le Renard and Pacaud 1995, Newton 1891 and Sanders et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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