Scenella reticulata Billings 1872 (mollusk)

Tergomya - Scenelloidea - Scenellidae

Full reference: E. Billings. 1872. On some fossils from the primordial rocks of Newfoundland. Canadian Naturalist and Quarterly Journal of Science 6:465-479

Belongs to Scenella according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Billings 1872, Knight 1941, Landing 1988 and Lochman 1952

Sister taxa: Scenella acuminata, Scenella affinis, Scenella amii, Scenella anomala, Scenella augusta, Scenella barrandei, Scenella compressa, Scenella conica, Scenella conicum, Scenella jijiapoensis, Scenella lubrica, Scenella magnifica, Scenella mira, Scenella montrealensis, Scenella oblonga, Scenella obtusa, Scenella orithyia, Scenella pretensa, Scenella pycna, Scenella radialis, Scenella robusta, Scenella unicarinata, Scenella venillia

Type specimen: Its type locality is Topsail Head Cape, Conception Bay, which is in a Branchian carbonate limestone in the Brigus Formation of Canada

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Australia (1 collection), Canada (2: Newfoundland and Labrador), Mexico (1), Spain (1), United States (1: Massachusetts)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.