Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri Webers et al. 1992 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Alternative combinations: Euomphalopsis splettstoesseri, Euomphalus splettstoesseri

Full reference: G. F. Webers, J. Pojeta, and E.L. Yochelson. 1992. Cambrian Mollusca from the Minaret Formation, Ellsworth Mountains, West Antarctica. Geological Society of America Memoir 170:181-248

Belongs to Strepsodiscus according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Rohr et al. 2002 and Webers et al. 1992

Sister taxa: Strepsodiscus austrinus, Strepsodiscus franconiensis, Strepsodiscus hoyti, Strepsodiscus major, Strepsodiscus minutissimus, Strepsodiscus pagoda, Strepsodiscus paucivoluta, Strepsodiscus praecursor, Strepsodiscus shinetonensis, Strepsodiscus strongi

Type specimen: Its type locality is USNM 388319: Bingham Peak, which is in a Dresbachian perireef or subreef limestone in the Minaret Formation of Antarctica

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cambrian of Antarctica (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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