Macrochilina meridionalis Phillips 1841 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Alternative combinations: Natica meridionalis, Naticopsis meridionalis

Full reference: J. Phillips. 1841. Figures and descriptions of the Palaeozoic fossils of Cornwall, Devon, and West Somerset; observed in the course of the Ordinance Geological Survey of that district. Geological Society of London 1-231

Belongs to Macrochilina according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Amler and Heidelberger 2003, Phillips 1841, Whidborne 1892 and Whidborne 1896

Sister taxa: Strobeus alternatus, Strobeus bashkiriensis, Strobeus batteni, Strobeus brancoi, Strobeus brevis, Strobeus delawarensis, Strobeus dongluoensis, Strobeus ferganense, Strobeus gouldiana, Strobeus immanis, Strobeus intercalaris, Strobeus keyesi, Strobeus mucronatus, Strobeus nobilis, Strobeus ovalis, Strobeus pakistanensis, Strobeus paludinaeformis, Strobeus poromus, Strobeus rectilinea, Strobeus rozeni, Strobeus shigetai, Strobeus stinesvillensis, Strobeus subglobosus, Strobeus tantilla, Strobeus veberi, Strobeus ventricosus, Strobeus welleri, Macrochilina hospitalis, Macrochilina ejecta, Macrochilina sandbergeri, Macrochilina conicus, Macrochilina decheni, Macrochilina inaequistriata, Macrochilina nitens, Macrochilina pulchella, Macrochilina sublineata, Macrochilina chattolina, Macrochilina germanica, Soleniscus (Macrochilina) humilis, Macrochilina ovata, Macrochilina lincta, Macrochilina subovata, Macrochilina piltonensis, Macrochilina whidborni, Macrochilina winensis, Macrochilina buccinoides, Macrochilina subtilis, Macrochilina brevispira, Macrochilina ovatum, Macrochilina acuta, Macrochilina cyclostoma, Macrochilina orbignyi, Macrochilina seneca, Macrochilina turrita, Macrochilina intermedia, Macrochilina pygmaea, Macrochilina turbinea, Macrochilina subimbricata, Macrochilina modesta, Macrochilina naticaeformis, Macrochilina neritoides, Macrochilina elevata, Macrochilina rectinea, Macrochilina pusilla, Macrochilina imbricata, Macrocheilus depilis, Macrocheilus pulchella

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Devonian of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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