Royalella quadrolirata Anderson et al. 1990 (snail)

Gastropoda - Heterostropha - Donaldinidae

Alternative combination: Donaldina quadroliratus

Full reference: J. R. Anderson, R.D. Hoare, and M.T. Sturgeon. 1990. The Pennsylvanian gastropod Donaldina Knight of the Appalachian Basin. Journal of Paleontology 64(3):557-562

Belongs to Royalella according to A. V. Mazaev 2015

See also Anderson et al. 1990

Sister taxa: Royalella aufuga, Royalella eleganta, Royalella heshanensis, Royalella minuta, Royalella multicarinata, Royalella streptaciformis, Royalella swallowiana

Type specimen: OSU 34991, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Desmoinesian of United States (4: Ohio collections)

• Atokan of United States (1: Ohio)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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