Tritonophon peeli Horný 1997 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Plectonotidae

Full reference: R. J. Horný. 1997. Circumbilical retractor muscle attachment area in the Ordovician trilobed bellerophontoidean gastropod Tritonophon peeli sp. n. (Mollusca). Bulletin of the Czech Geological Survey 72(4):333-338

Belongs to Tritonophon according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Ebbestad et al. 2008, Horný 1997 and Horný 1997

Sister taxa: Tritonophon bohemica, Tritonophon carina, Tritonophon kivitalonae, Tritonophon subtrilobatus, Tritonophon trilobatus, Tritonophon trimetra

Type specimen: Its type locality is former Pleschner brickyard, Vysocany, which is in a Berounian marine siltstone in the Letna Formation of the Czech Republic

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the Czech Republic (1 collection), Iran (2), Morocco (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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