Bathybembix turbonata Clark 1932 (snail)

Gastropoda - Seguenzioidea - Calliotropidae

Alternative combination: Turcicula turbonata

Full reference: B. L. Clark. 1932. Fauna of the Poul and Yakataga Formations (Upper Oligocene) of Southern Alaska. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America 43:797-846

Belongs to Bathybembix according to A. J. W. Hendy 2020

See also Durham 1944 and Hickman 1980

Sister taxa: Bathybembix arnoldi, Bathybembix bairdii, Bathybembix columbiana, Bathybembix dalliana, Bathybembix hickmanae, Bathybembix nitor, Bathybembix santacruzana, Bathybembix santacruzensis, Bathybembix washingtoniana

Type specimen: UCMP 32420, a shell. Its type locality is UCMP 3857, which is in a Chattian marine horizon in the Poul Creek Formation of Alaska.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (4: Alaska, Washington collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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