Zhusilengospira compactum Pan and Cook 2003 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Luciellidae

Full reference: H.Z. Pan and A. G. Cook. 2003. Early Devonian gastropods from Zhusilenghaierhan region, Western Inner Mongolia, China. Journal of Paleontology 77(1):31-43

Belongs to Zhusilengospira according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Pan and Cook 2003

Sister taxon: Zhusilengospira turbiniformis

Type specimen: Its type locality is 20 km southeast of Ejina Qi, Badain Jaran Desert, which is in an Emsian carbonate limestone in the Zhusileng Formation of China

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at 20 km southeast of Ejina Qi, Badain Jaran Desert

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