Metoptoma peroccidens Walcott 1884 (mollusk)

Tergomya - Archinacellida - Metoptomatidae

Full reference: C. D. Walcott. 1884. Paleontology of the Eureka district. United States Geological Survey Monograph 8(8):1-298

Belongs to Metoptoma according to C. D. Walcott 1884

Sister taxa: Metoptoma alceste, Metoptoma analoga, Metoptoma cornutaforme, Metoptoma devonica, Metoptoma elliptica, Metoptoma imbricatum, Metoptoma phillipsi, Metoptoma pileus, Metoptoma recurva, Metoptoma retrorsa, Metoptoma robusta, Metoptoma similis, Metoptoma texana

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Metoptoma peroccidens in the database

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