Catazone nevadana Blodgett and Johnson 1992 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Hormotomidae

Alternative combination: Murchisonia (Murchisonia) nevadana

Full reference: R. B. Blodgett and J. G. Johnson. 1992. Early Middle Devonian (Eifelian) Gastropods of Central Nevada. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 222:85-139

Belongs to Catazone according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Blodgett and Johnson 1992

Sister taxa: Catazone apate, Catazone argolis, Catazone boylei, Catazone changningensis, Catazone cingulata, Catazone compressa, Catazone cuneus, Catazone demidoffi, Catazone egregium, Catazone eversolensis, Catazone latona, Catazone podolica, Catazone robustula, Catazone styloidea

Type specimen: Its type locality is USNM 108073 miles N & W of Roberts Creek Ranch, Roberts Mountains, which is in an Eifelian marine packstone in the Denay Limestone Formation of Nevada.

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of United States (2: Nevada, New York collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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