Maclurites nitidus Ulrich and Scofield 1897 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Macluritidae

Alternative combination: Maclurea nitida

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich and W. H. Scofield. 1897. The Lower Silurian Gastropoda of Minnesota. The Paleontology of Minnesota 39(2):813-1081

Belongs to Maclurites according to D. M. Rohr 1980

See also Ulrich and Scofield 1897

Sister taxa: Maclurea carinata, Maclurea exsul, Maclurea kotoi, Maclurea matutina, Maclurea neritioides, Maclurea planorbis, Maclurea subannulata, Maclurites altus, Maclurites atlanticus, Maclurites borealis, Maclurites christianiae, Maclurites crassa, Maclurites cuneata, Maclurites depressus, Maclurites expansa, Maclurites florentinensis, Maclurites gravis, Maclurites klamathensis, Maclurites knoxvillensis, Maclurites magnus, Maclurites meitanensis, Maclurites neritoides, Maclurites niuhsintaiensis, Maclurites oceana, Maclurites orientalis, Maclurites ovalis, Maclurites profunda, Maclurites romainensis, Maclurites salteri, Maclurites septentrionalis, Maclurites subrotunda, Maclurites sylpha, Maclurites triangularis, Maclurites ungava, Maclurites zhuozishanensis, Coelocentrus spectabilis, Coelocentrus pentagonalis, Coelocentrus tubifer, Coelocentrus polyphemus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Ordovician of United States (9: Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Tennessee collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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