Loxobucania katoi Kobayashi 1930 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Alternative combination: Bucania katoi

Full reference: T. Kobayashi. 1930. Ordovician fossils from Korea and south Manchuria: Part II. On the Bantatsu bed of the Ordovician age. Japanese Journal of Geology and Geography 7(3):75-100

Belongs to Loxobucania according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Kobayashi 1930 and Kobayashi 1958

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Taisei-ri Bantatsu-men Koto Prefecture South Heian-do, which is in a Darriwilian carbonate limestone in the Unkaku Formation of North Korea

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Taisei-ri Bantatsu-men Koto Prefecture South Heian-do

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