Australonema lilydalensis Etheridge, Jr. 1891 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Oriostomatidae

Alternative combination: Cyclonema lilydalensis

Full reference: R. Etheridge, Jr. 1891. Further descriptions of the Upper Silurian fossils from the Lilydale Limestone, Upper Yarra District, Victoria. Records of the Australian Museum 1(7):125-130

Belongs to Australonema according to P. J. Wagner 2020

See also Chapman 1913, Chapman 1916, Etheridge 1891, Etheridge 1894, Frýda and Manda 1997, Tassell 1980 and Yochelson and Linsley 1972

Sister taxa: Australonema acuta, Australonema australis, Australonema blodgetti, Australonema chico, Australonema guillieri, Australonema havliceki, Australonema immersum, Australonema iniquilineatum, Australonema melbournensis, Australonema parva, Australonema persimile, Australonema simpsoni, Australonema varvarae, Australonema wellingtonensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cave-hill Quarries, Lilydale [Lilydale Lmst], which is in a Pragian marine limestone in the Lilydale Limestone Formation of Australia

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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