Longstaffia cyclonema Salter 1873 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Alternative combinations: Lophospira cyclonema, Murchisonia cyclonema

Synonyms: Longstaffia corpulenta Sollas 1879, Murchisonia corpulenta Sollas 1879

Full reference: J. W. Salter. 1873. Catalogue of Cambrian and Silurian Fossils in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 1-204

Belongs to Longstaffia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Donald 1906, Salter 1873, Sollas 1879 and Wagner 1999

Sister taxa: Longstaffia centervillensis, Longstaffia complexa, Longstaffia grata, Longstaffia groomii, Longstaffia laqueata, Longstaffia pulchra, Longstaffia teretiuscula, Longstaffia tubulosa, Longstaffia uniformis

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Proetus concinnus-Warburgella stokesii Assemblage, Much Wenlock Limestone (Silurian of the United Kingdom)

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