Tritonophon trimetra Öpik 1953 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Plectonotidae

Alternative combinations: Bucanella trimetra, Kokenospira (Tritonophon) trimetra

Full reference: A. A. Öpik. 1953. Lower Silurian fossils from the "Illaenus band" Heathcote, Victorai. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Victoria 19:1-42

Belongs to Tritonophon according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Ebbestad et al. 2008, Knight et al. 1960, Öpik 1953 and Peel 1974

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

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Illaenus Band, Heathcote District (Silurian of Australia)

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