Acrilla unilineata Heilprin 1880 (wentletrap)

Gastropoda - Ptenoglossa - Epitoniidae

Alternative combinations: Scala unilineata, Scalaria unilineata

Belongs to Acrilla according to K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann 1966

See also Kosnik 2002

Sister taxa: Acrilla affinis, Acrilla procerus, Amaea (Acrilla) affinis, Amaea (Acrilla) gallica, Amaea (Acrilla) issawii, Epitonium (Acrilla) peruvianum, Scalaria (Acrilla) leptalea

Type specimen: USNM 8920, a shell

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (4: Louisiana, Mississippi collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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