Bridgeites Flower 1968 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Raphistomatidae

Full reference: R. H. Flower. 1968. Part I - Some El Paso guide fossils. New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Memoir 22(1):1-21

Parent taxon: Raphistomidae according to P. J. Wagner 1999

See also Flower 1968

Sister taxa: Ceratopea, Omulevia, Ophiletinae, Orospira, Raphistoma, Raphistomatinae, Scalites

Subtaxa: Bridgeites atlanticus Bridgeites discoideus Bridgeites disjuncta Bridgeites planidorsalis Bridgeites supraconvexa Bridgeites volutatus

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Type: Bridgeites discoideus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (4: New Mexico collections)

• Cassinian of Canada (2: Ontario), United States (6: Arkansas, Missouri, Vermont)

Total: 12 collections including 13 occurrences

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