Retiskenea statura Goedert and Benham 1999 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neomphalida - Neomphalidae

Alternative combination: Depressigyra statura

Full reference: J. L. Goedert and S. R. Benham. 1999. A new species of Depressigyra? (Gastropoda: Peltospiridae) from cold-seep carbonates in Eocene and Oligocene rocks of western Washington . The Veliger 42(2):112-116

Belongs to Retiskenea according to S. Kiel 2006

See also Goedert and Benham 1999

Sister taxa: Retiskenea diploura, Retiskenea kieli, Retiskenea tuberculata

Type specimen: LACMIP 7892. Its type locality is Canyon River, CR3, which is in a Chattian basinal (carbonate) limestone in the Lincoln Creek Formation of Washington.

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: Washington collections)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Washington)

• Eocene of United States (1: Washington)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

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