Amphiscapha peruviana Chronic 1949 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Full reference: B.J. Chronic. 1949. Invertebrate paleontology (excepting fuslinids and corals). Upper Paleozoic of Peru 46-173

Belongs to Amphiscapha according to J. Chronic 1953

See also Chronic 1949

Sister taxa: Amphiscapha (Amphiscapha), Amphiscapha browni, Amphiscapha calix, Amphiscapha catilloides, Amphiscapha hollingsworthi, Amphiscapha intermedius, Amphiscapha marginatus, Amphiscapha muricata, Amphiscapha proxima, Amphiscapha reedsi, Amphiscapha subquadrata, Amphiscapha subrugosa, Amphiscapha subsulcata, Amphiscapha uralensis

Type specimen: AMNH 27007/1:1, a shell. Its type locality is AMNH298, Bed 39a, Pasaje-Picchu Section 8, which is in an Asselian/Sakmarian marine limestone in Peru.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Permian of Peru (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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