Euphemites vittatus McChesney 1859 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Euphemitidae

Alternative combinations: Bellerophon vittatus, Euphemites vittalus

Full reference: A. M. McChesney. 1859. Descriptions of new species of fossils from the Paleozoic rocks of the western states. Transactions of the Chicago Academy of Sciences 1:1-76

Belongs to Euphemites according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also King 1844, Kues and Batten 2001, McChesney 1859, Moore 1941, Petty 1975 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Euphemites aequisulcatus, Euphemites apertus, Euphemites barumensis, Euphemites batteni, Euphemites blaneyanus, Euphemites callosus, Euphemites carbonarius, Euphemites chesterensis, Euphemites chubutensis, Euphemites circumcostatus, Euphemites compressus, Euphemites crenulatus, Euphemites devoniana, Euphemites dorbignii, Euphemites enodis, Euphemites exquisitus, Euphemites filosus, Euphemites fremontensis, Euphemites galericulatus, Euphemites globosus, Euphemites graffhami, Euphemites hermosus, Euphemites hindi, Euphemites imperator, Euphemites incarinatus, Euphemites indicus, Euphemites inspeciosus, Euphemites invitabilis, Euphemites jacksoni, Euphemites kingi, Euphemites konincki, Euphemites labrosa, Euphemites laevis, Euphemites latapertus, Euphemites latirimalus, Euphemites lenticularis, Euphemites lentiformis, Euphemites luxuriosus, Euphemites minutus, Euphemites minutus, Euphemites multiliratus, Euphemites nautiloides, Euphemites nevadensis, Euphemites nodocarinatus, Euphemites obsoleta, Euphemites orbignyanus, Euphemites pustula, Euphemites randolphensis, Euphemites rariliratus, Euphemites regulatus, Euphemites richardsoni, Euphemites romanovskyi, Euphemites sacajawensis, Euphemites sparciliratus, Euphemites stamineus, Euphemites subglobosus, Euphemites tongxinensis, Euphemites urei, Euphemites whirligigi, Euphemites wongi, Euphemites wynnensis, Euphemus baroghilensis

Ecology: infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Virgilian of United States (2: Maryland, Nebraska collections)

• Carboniferous of United States (6: Maryland, Ohio, Texas)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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