Helicotoma tennesseensis Safford 1869 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Helicotomidae

Full reference: J. W. Safford. 1869. Geology of Tennessee 1-550

Belongs to Helicotoma according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Safford 1869, Ulrich and Scofield 1897 and Wilson 1951

Sister taxa: Helicotoma blodgetti, Helicotoma brocki, Helicotoma declivis, Helicotoma gorgonea, Helicotoma granosa, Helicotoma griffinorum, Helicotoma marginata, Helicotoma miser, Helicotoma missouriensis, Helicotoma oriens, Helicotoma planulata, Helicotoma planulatoides, Helicotoma proserpina, Helicotoma robinsoni, Helicotoma robusta, Helicotoma subquadrata, Helicotoma superba, Helicotoma tritonia, Helicotoma umbilicata, Helicotoma verticalis, Helicotoma whiteavesiana

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (9: Georgia, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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