Loxobucania evoluta Reed 1921 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Alternative combination: Bucania evoluta

Full reference: F. R. C. Reed. 1921. A monograph of the British Ordovician and Silurian Bellerophontacea. The Palaeontographical Society 31:1-92

Belongs to Loxobucania according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Reed 1921

Sister taxa: Loxobucania crassa, Loxobucania ellisensis, Loxobucania emmonsi, Loxobucania frankfortensis, Loxobucania gravida, Loxobucania katoi, Loxobucania lindsleyi, Loxobucania minnesotensis, Loxobucania nashvillensis, Loxobucania singularis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Balclatchie, Ayrshire, Girvan, which is in a Llandeilo carbonate limestone in the Llandeilo Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Ordovician of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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