Platyceras decorum Talent and Philip 1956 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Full reference: J. A. Talent and G.M. Philip. 1956. Siluro-Devonian Mollusca from Marble Creek, Thomson River, Victoria. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 68(1):57-71

Belongs to Platyceras according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Talent and Philip 1956 and Tassell 1977

Sister taxa: Platyceras (Euthyrachis), Platyceras (Platyceras), Platyceras (Platyostoma), Platyceras (Tubomphalus), Platyceras (Visitator), Platyceras abundans, Platyceras ammon, Platyceras angulatum, Platyceras angustum, Platyceras argo, Platyceras attenuatum, Platyceras auriculatum, Platyceras billingsi, Platyceras bistrami, Platyceras bucculentum, Platyceras callossum, Platyceras canalicatum, Platyceras carinatum, Platyceras chapmani, Platyceras colonus, Platyceras columbinus, Platyceras compressum, Platyceras compressum, Platyceras compressus, Platyceras contortum, Platyceras contortus, Platyceras cordatus, Platyceras crassum, Platyceras cymbium, Platyceras dilatans, Platyceras dilatatum, Platyceras disciforme, Platyceras dormitans, Platyceras duriculatum, Platyceras eberti, Platyceras echinatum, Platyceras edmundi, Platyceras elongatum, Platyceras encloides, Platyceras erectum, Platyceras evolutus, Platyceras expansus, Platyceras fecundum, Platyceras galeritus, Platyceras gaspense, Platyceras gibbosum, Platyceras glenparkensis, Platyceras gracilis, Platyceras guesnini, Platyceras hainensis, Platyceras haliotis, Platyceras haliotoides, Platyceras hebes, Platyceras holzapfeli, Platyceras humulus, Platyceras kahlebergensis, Platyceras laevicostatum, Platyceras latum, Platyceras leboutillieri, Platyceras lejeunii, Platyceras magnificum, Platyceras mansfieldense, Platyceras marylandicum, Platyceras minutum, Platyceras multiplicatus, Platyceras munsteriana, Platyceras nasutum, Platyceras nettersheimensis, Platyceras niagarensis, Platyceras nodosum, Platyceras oehlerti, Platyceras oxynotum, Platyceras paralium, Platyceras patelliforme, Platyceras pericompsus, Platyceras perneri, Platyceras platystomum, Platyceras plicatile, Platyceras priscum, Platyceras producti, Platyceras pulcherrimum, Platyceras rarispinum, Platyceras reflexum, Platyceras richtum, Platyceras rictum, Platyceras robustum, Platyceras sigmoidale, Platyceras sinuatum, Platyceras spirale, Platyceras squamosus, Platyceras steinmanni, Platyceras subrotundum, Platyceras subumbonatum, Platyceras symmetricum, Platyceras terminalis, Platyceras thetis, Platyceras trilobatum, Platyceras trojani, Platyceras uncinatus, Platyceras undata, Platyceras unicus, Platyceras ussheri, Platyceras verrucosum, Platyceras vetusta, Platyceras villmarensis, Platyceras yochelsoni, Platyceras zinkeni

Type specimen: Its type locality is Old Toongabbie Marble Quarry, Lower Quarry, Marble Creek, which is in a Siegen carbonate limestone in the Toongabble Limestone Formation of Australia

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal parasite

Distribution: found only at Old Toongabbie Marble Quarry, Lower Quarry, Marble Creek

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.