Fusispira subfusiformis Hall 1847 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Subulitidae

Alternative combination: Murchisonia subfusiformis

Full reference: J. Hall. 1847. Containing descriptions of the organic remains of the lower division of the New York system (equivalent of the Lower Silurian rocks of Europe). Paleontology of New York 1:1-338

Belongs to Fusispira according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Hall 1847, Hall 1871, Miller 1874, Ulrich and Scofield 1897 and Wilson 1951

Sister taxa: Fusispira angusta, Fusispira bullatus, Fusispira convexa, Fusispira daphne, Fusispira elongata, Fusispira gigantea, Fusispira inflata, Fusispira intermedia, Fusispira nobilis, Fusispira obesus, Fusispira ovalis, Fusispira planulata, Fusispira psyche, Fusispira schucherti, Fusispira spicula, Fusispira subbrevis, Fusispira sulcata, Fusispira terebriformis, Fusispira tsuchidai, Fusispira ventricosa, Fusispira vittata

Subtaxa: Fusispira subfusiformis germana

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Ordovician of Canada (3: Ontario collections), United States (14: Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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