Pseudomelania colusaensis Anderson 1958 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Full reference: F. M. Anderson. 1958. Upper Cretaceous of the Pacific Coast. Geological Society of America Memoir 71:1-378

Belongs to Pseudomelania according to F. M. Anderson 1958

Sister taxa: Pseudomelania (Oonia), Pseudomelania (Rhabdoconcha), Pseudomelania aonis, Pseudomelania feruglioi, Pseudomelania frankei, Pseudomelania gaudryi, Pseudomelania gracilis, Pseudomelania hagenowi, Pseudomelania miles, Pseudomelania muensteri, Pseudomelania subsimilis, Pseudomelania subterebra, Pseudomelania subula

Type specimen: Its type locality is CAS Loc25730 - Sand Creek [Forbes Shale], which is in a Coniacian marine shale in the Forbes Shale Formation of California.

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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