Cloudia buttsi Knight 1947 (mollusk)

Tergomya - Cyrtonellida - Cyrtolitidae

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1947. Some new Cambrian bellerophont gastropods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 106(17):1-11

Belongs to Cloudia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Knight 1947 and Knight et al. 1960

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 112054, a shell. Its type locality is Near Rock Run, along Alabama-Georgia state line at midlength, which is in a Trempealeauan carbonate dolomite/chert in the Copper Ridge Dolomite Formation of Alabama.

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal grazer

Distribution: found only at Near Rock Run, along Alabama-Georgia state line at midlength

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