Petaloconchus mcgintyi Olsson and Harbison 1953 (worm shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Vermetidae

Alternative combination: Lemintina mcgintyi

Belongs to Petaloconchus according to D. Massemin et al. 2009

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

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Jamaica (1 collection), United States (1: Florida)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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