Pharetrolites cristatus Perner 1903 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Alternative combinations: Cyrtolites cristatus, Temnodiscus cristatus

Full reference: J. Perner. 1903. Gastéropodes, Tome 1: Patellidae et Bellerophontidae 1-164

Belongs to Pharetrolites according to J. S. Peel 1977

See also Horný 1963 and Perner 1903

Sister taxa: Pharetrolites bambachi, Pharetrolites elegans, Pharetrolites murchisoni, Pharetrolites pharetra, Pharetrolites tumidus, Pharetrolites vostokovae

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore


• Devonian of Australia (1 collection)

• Silurian of the Czech Republic (5)

Total: 6 collections including 7 occurrences

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.