Petaloconchus macrophragma Carpenter 1857 (worm shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Vermetidae

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

See also Hendy 2021

Sister taxa: Petaloconchus (Petaloconchus), Petaloconchus compactus, Petaloconchus complicatus, Petaloconchus domingensis, Petaloconchus floridanus, Petaloconchus intortus, Petaloconchus laddfranklinae, Petaloconchus mcgintyi, Petaloconchus nigricans, Petaloconchus sculpturatus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Ponta do Itaacu (Miocene of Brazil)

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