Sinuites cancellatus Hall 1847 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Sinuitidae

Alternative combinations: Bellerophon cancellatus, Protowarthia cancellata, Sinuites cancellata

Invalid subtaxa: Bellerophon bilobatus Emmons 1842 [replaced name], Bellerophon bilobatus corrugatus Hall 1847, Bellerophon cancellatus cancellatus Hall 1847 [replaced name], Sinuites angularis Wilson 1951, Sinuites bilobatus corrugatus Hall 1847, Sinuites cancellatus angularis Wilson 1951, Sinuites cancellatus cancellatus Hall 1847 [replaced name], Sinuites cancellatus corrugatus Hall 1847, Sinuites cancellatus liratus Wilson 1951, Sinuites corrugatus Hall 1847, Sinuites liratus Wilson 1951

Full reference: J. Hall. 1847. Containing descriptions of the organic remains of the lower division of the New York system (equivalent of the Lower Silurian rocks of Europe). Paleontology of New York 1:1-338

Belongs to Sinuites according to P. J. Wagner 2020

See also Bassler 1915, Bassler 1932, Caster et al. 1955, Cumings 1908, Dalve 1948, Emmons 1842, Foerste 1924, Grabau and Shimer 1909, Hall 1847, Knight 1941, Knight and Bridge 1944, Knight et al. 1960, Liberty 1969, Ruedemann 1926, Runnegar 1981, Ulrich and Scofield 1897, Wahlman 1992, Weller 1903 and Wilson 1951

Sister taxa: Sinuites (Sinuites), Sinuites ammonoides, Sinuites anceps, Sinuites angulatus, Sinuites angustus, Sinuites bilobatus, Sinuites cordateformis, Sinuites corpulentus, Sinuites crypticus, Sinuites destombesi, Sinuites discoides, Sinuites globularis, Sinuites gracilis, Sinuites granistriatus, Sinuites hanusi, Sinuites hispanicus, Sinuites meignannensis, Sinuites minutus, Sinuites nanus, Sinuites naviculoides, Sinuites niger, Sinuites nitens, Sinuites obesa, Sinuites pervoluta, Sinuites planodorsatus, Sinuites pseudocompressus, Sinuites pusgillensis, Sinuites quadratus, Sinuites rectangularis, Sinuites reticulatus, Sinuites rotundata, Sinuites rugulosus, Sinuites semirugosus, Sinuites separatus, Sinuites soudleyensis, Sinuites sowerbyi, Sinuites subcompressa, Sinuites subrectangularis, Sinuites usitatus, Sinuites vetustus

Type specimens:

  • Sinuites cancellatus: Its type locality is Hall's Lorraine Locality, which is in a Shermanian carbonate limestone in the Flat Creek Formation of New York
  • Bellerophon bilobatus:
  • Sinuites angularis:
  • Sinuites cancellatus cancellatus:
  • Sinuites corrugatus:
  • Sinuites liratus:

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore


• Ordovician of Canada (36: Ontario, Quebec, Québec collections), United States (47: Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin)

Total: 83 collections each including a single occurrence

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