Maclurites magnus Le Sueur 1818 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Macluritidae

Alternative combinations: Maclurea magna, Maclurea magnus, Maclurites magna

Full reference: C. A. Le Sueur. 1818. Observations on a new genus of fossil shells. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1:310-313

Belongs to Maclurites according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Banks and Johnson 1957, Emmons 1842, Hall 1847, Knight 1941, Le Sueur 1818, Raymond 1902, Raymond 1908, Rohr 1980, Rohr et al. 1992, Rohr and Yochelson 1999, Twenhofel 1938, Ulrich and Scofield 1897, Wilson 1951 and YĆ¼ 1961

Sister taxa: Maclurea exsul, Maclurea kotoi, Maclurea matutina, Maclurea neritioides, Maclurea planorbis, Maclurea rotundata, Maclurites altus, Maclurites atlanticus, Maclurites borealis, Maclurites christianiae, Maclurites crassa, Maclurites cuneata, Maclurites depressus, Maclurites expansa, Maclurites florentinensis, Maclurites gravis, Maclurites klamathensis, Maclurites knoxvillensis, Maclurites meitanensis, Maclurites neritoides, Maclurites nitidus, Maclurites niuhsintaiensis, Maclurites oceana, Maclurites orientalis, Maclurites ovalis, Maclurites profunda, Maclurites romainensis, Maclurites salteri, Maclurites septentrionalis, Maclurites subrotunda, Maclurites sylpha, Maclurites triangularis, Maclurites ungava, Maclurites zhuozishanensis, Coelocentrus tubifer, Coelocentrus polyphemus, Coelocentrus pentagonalis, Coelocentrus spectabilis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Ordovician of Canada (1: Nunavut collection), United States (21: Alaska, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia)

• Chazy of Canada (3: Quebec), United States (26: New York, Vermont)

• Whiterockian of United States (2: Nevada)

Total: 53 collections including 54 occurrences

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