Philoxene laevis d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Alternative combinations: Euomphalus laevis, Straparollus laevis

Synonyms: Euomphalus serpens Phillips 1841, Philoxene serpens Phillips 1841, Straparollus (Straparollus) serpens Phillips 1841, Straparollus serpens Phillips 1841

Full reference: E. J. A. d’Archiac and E.P. de Verneuil. 1842. On the fossils of the older deposits in the Rhenish Provinces, preceded by a general survey of the fauna of the Palaeozoic rocks, and followed by a tabular list of the organic remains of the Devonian system in Europe. Transactions of the Geological Society of London, Series 2 6(3):303-410

Belongs to Philoxene according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Bandel and Frýda 1998, Beyer 1896, Blodgett and Johnson 1992, d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842, Frýda 1998, Heidelberger 2001, Heidelberger 2003, Holzapfel 1882, Holzapfel 1895, Kaufhold 1994, Kayser 1889, Kirchner 1915, Knight 1941, Krawczyński 2006, Krawczyński 2002, Linsley and Yochelson 1973, Maurer 1885, Paeckelmann 1922, Phillips 1841, Sandberger and Sandberger 1855, Tolmachoff 1930 and Whidborne 1892

Sister taxa: Philoxene alacer, Philoxene argutus, Philoxene caementarius, Philoxene cyclostomus, Philoxene mopsus, Philoxene mortoni, Philoxene paveyi, Philoxene perlongus, Philoxene perprofondus, Philoxene planiformis, Philoxene plicatulus, Philoxene praestans, Philoxene retrorsus, Philoxene sodalis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories collection), Germany (12), Poland (11), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 27 collections including 29 occurrences

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