Microptychis turbineus Hoare and Sturgeon 1981 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

Full reference: R. D. Hoare and M. T. Sturgeon. 1981. The Pennsylvanian gastropod genus Microtychis Longstaff in Ohio. Journal of Paleontology 55(1):186-191

Belongs to Microptychis according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Hoare and Sturgeon 1981 and Kues and Batten 2001

Sister taxa: Microptychis cerithiformis, Microptychis constricta, Microptychis expetendus, Microptychis insolita, Microptychis occabus, Microptychis permiana, Microptychis pygmaea, Microptychis wrighti

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Desmoinesian of United States (3: New Mexico, Ohio collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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