Lophospira serrulata Salter 1859 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Alternative combinations: Lophospira serratula, Lophospira serrulatus, Murchisonia serrulata

Full reference: J. W. Salter. 1859. Figures and descriptions of Canadian organic remains 1-47

Belongs to Lophospira according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Allen and Lester 1957, Bassler 1909, Hall 1861, Knight and Bridge 1944, Lesley 1889, Liberty 1969, Logan et al. 1863, Peel and Gubanov 1997, Salter 1859, Sloan and Webers 1987, Steele and Sinclair 1971, Tofel and Bretsky 1987, Ulrich and Scofield 1897, Wagner 1995, Wagner 1999 and Wilson 1951

Sister taxa: Lophospira abnormis, Lophospira alata, Lophospira alternans, Lophospira angulata, Lophospira bilirata, Lophospira billingsi, Lophospira calcifera, Lophospira concurrens, Lophospira conoidea, Lophospira decursa, Lophospira depauperata, Lophospira dubia, Lophospira ferruginea, Lophospira gumbinense, Lophospira gyrogonia, Lophospira infausta, Lophospira infirma, Lophospira jaekeli, Lophospira kinosakii, Lophospira kuckersiana, Lophospira lyckholmiensis, Lophospira major, Lophospira manitoulinensis, Lophospira mickwitzi, Lophospira milleri, Lophospira modesta, Lophospira obliqua, Lophospira ozakii, Lophospira pagoda, Lophospira perangulata, Lophospira producta, Lophospira rectistriata, Lophospira sandbiana, Lophospira selecta, Lophospira shallockensis, Lophospira spironema, Lophospira subalata, Lophospira subglobosa, Lophospira superba, Lophospira terrassa, Lophospira tesakovi, Lophospira trispiralis, Lophospira variablis, Lophospira ventricosa

Type specimen: GSC

Ecology: epifaunal herbivore


• Ordovician of Canada (9: Ontario, Quebec collections), United States (29: Alaska, Georgia, Illinois, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin)

Total: 38 collections each including a single occurrence

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