Retispira textilis Miller 1877 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae

Alternative combinations: Bellerophon textilis, Bucanopsis textilis, Knightites (Retispira) textilis

Synonym: Bellerophon cancellatus Hall 1856 [replaced name]

Full reference: S. A. Miller. 1877. The American Palaeozoic fossils: a catologue of the genera and species. 2nd ed. 1-293

Belongs to Retispira according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Gordon and Yochelson 1983, Gordon and Yochelson 1987, Hall 1856, Hall 1883, Hyde 1953, Miller 1877, Thein and Nitecki 1974, Ulrich and Scofield 1897, Whitfield 1882 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Knightites (Retispira) hanzawai, Knightites (Retispira) striata, Knightites (Retispira) warthi, Retispira albapinensis, Retispira angustifasciata, Retispira asiatica, Retispira bellireticulata, Retispira bilabiatus, Retispira bimorpha, Retispira bittneri, Retispira boltoni, Retispira carinatus, Retispira chenmazijingensis, Retispira chernyshevi, Retispira christinae, Retispira cincta, Retispira clarkei, Retispira concinna, Retispira culleni, Retispira decussatus, Retispira deflectus, Retispira devonica, Retispira elegans, Retispira elevata, Retispira emerii, Retispira espinasa, Retispira exilis, Retispira fascireticulatus, Retispira fragilis, Retispira guizhouensis, Retispira hibernicus, Retispira hohenlimburgensis, Retispira integra, Retispira irwinensis, Retispira kansasensis, Retispira kattaensis, Retispira keyniana, Retispira leda, Retispira lyelli, Retispira makatikhae, Retispira marcouianus, Retispira matanensis, Retispira meekiana, Retispira modesta, Retispira monronensis, Retispira mowensis, Retispira multicancellata, Retispira multilirata, Retispira multiscalpta, Retispira ningxiaensis, Retispira nodocostata, Retispira nodulifera, Retispira nolani, Retispira ordinata, Retispira ornatissima, Retispira ornatus, Retispira otsego, Retispira patagoniensis, Retispira perelegans, Retispira puchenpraensis, Retispira qingshuiheensis, Retispira qingshuihensis, Retispira repertus, Retispira reticulata, Retispira reticulatus, Retispira retifera, Retispira rumpfi, Retispira schwelmensis, Retispira sinensis, Retispira solignaci, Retispira strictocanalicula, Retispira strictura, Retispira subtilistriata, Retispira sullivani, Retispira tasselli, Retispira temnonema, Retispira tenuilineata, Retispira tenuilirata, Retispira texana, Retispira textiliformis, Retispira triangularis, Retispira tumidus, Retispira undata, Retispira undulata, Retispira waverliensis, Retispira yochelsoni

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (2: Indiana, Utah)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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