Colpites striata Batten 1989 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neritoidea - Naticopsidae

Full reference: R. L. Batten. 1989. Permian Gastropoda of the southwestern United States. 7. Pleurotomariacea: Eotomariidae, Lophospiriidae, Gosseletinidae. American Museum Novitates 2958:1-64

Belongs to Colpites according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Batten 1989 and Hoare et al. 1997

Sister taxa: Colpites lirata, Colpites minutus, Colpites monilifera, Colpites tiara

Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 11.2


• Permian of United States (7: Texas collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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