Platyostoma antiquuis Webster 1905 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Platyceratidae

Alternative combination: Diaphorostoma antiquum

Full reference: C. L. Webster. 1905. On some species of fossils from the Hackberry Group of Iowa. Iowa Naturalist 1(3):58-59

Belongs to Platyostoma according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Fenton and Fenton 1924 and Webster 1905

Sister taxa: Platyostoma (Platyostoma), Platyostoma adstrictum, Platyostoma allardycei, Platyostoma boggsi, Platyostoma brownsportense, Platyostoma cliftonensis, Platyostoma cornutum, Platyostoma daytonense, Platyostoma deforme, Platyostoma delicata, Platyostoma desmatum, Platyostoma euomphaloides, Platyostoma gebhardi, Platyostoma grayvillensis, Platyostoma hemispherica, Platyostoma humile, Platyostoma humilis, Platyostoma incisum, Platyostoma indica, Platyostoma insolita, Platyostoma invictus, Platyostoma irrasum, Platyostoma lineata, Platyostoma lutheri, Platyostoma modesta, Platyostoma muitissima, Platyostoma naticoides, Platyostoma niagarensis, Platyostoma pastillus, Platyostoma perceense, Platyostoma perforatum, Platyostoma plebeium, Platyostoma pleurotoma, Platyostoma rotundatum, Platyostoma rowei, Platyostoma speciosum, Platyostoma strophius, Platyostoma subglobosa, Platyostoma triangularis, Platyostoma tumidum, Platyostoma turbinata, Platyostoma unisulcata, Platyostoma ventricosum

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal parasite

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (3: Iowa collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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