Macrochilina imbricata Sowerby 1827 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Alternative combinations: Buccinum imbricatum, Macrocheilus imbricatus

Full reference: J.d.C. Sowerby. 1827. No. XCVII of the mineral conchology of Great Britain; or colored figures and descriptions of those remains of testaceous animals or shells, which have been preserved at various times and depths in the Earth. The mineral conchology of Great Britain 6(47):87-156

Belongs to Macrochilina according to H. S. Kirchner 1915

See also Etheridge 1888, Römer 1843, Sowerby 1827 and Whidborne 1891

Sister taxa: Strobeus alternatus, Strobeus bashkiriensis, Strobeus batteni, Strobeus brancoi, Strobeus brevis, Strobeus delawarensis, Strobeus dongluoensis, Strobeus ferganense, Strobeus gouldiana, Strobeus immanis, Strobeus intercalaris, Strobeus keyesi, Strobeus mucronatus, Strobeus nobilis, Strobeus ovalis, Strobeus pakistanensis, Strobeus paludinaeformis, Strobeus poromus, Strobeus rectilinea, Strobeus rozeni, Strobeus shigetai, Strobeus stinesvillensis, Strobeus subglobosus, Strobeus tantilla, Strobeus veberi, Strobeus ventricosus, Strobeus welleri, Macrochilina turrita, Macrochilina pusilla, Macrochilina sublineata, Macrochilina chattolina, Macrochilina pulchella, Macrochilina piltonensis, Macrochilina conicus, Macrochilina germanica, Macrochilina subovata, Macrochilina naticaeformis, Macrochilina pygmaea, Macrochilina decheni, Macrochilina lincta, Macrochilina inaequistriata, Soleniscus (Macrochilina) humilis, Macrochilina nitens, Macrochilina acuta, Macrochilina ejecta, Macrochilina hospitalis, Macrochilina modesta, Macrochilina turbinea, Macrochilina ovata, Macrochilina winensis, Macrochilina elevata, Macrochilina orbignyi, Macrochilina neritoides, Macrochilina whidborni, Macrochilina ovatum, Macrochilina seneca, Macrochilina intermedia, Macrochilina subtilis, Macrochilina buccinoides, Macrochilina meridionalis, Macrochilina cyclostoma, Macrochilina brevispira, Macrochilina rectinea, Macrochilina sandbergeri, Macrochilina subimbricata, Macrocheilus pulchella, Macrocheilus depilis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Devonian of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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