Hessonia piligera Sandberger and Sandberger 1855 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Nerrhenidae

Alternative combinations: Natica piligera, Turbonitella piligera

Full reference: G. Sandberger and F. Sandberger. 1855. Die Versteinerungen rheinischen Schichtensystems in Nassau 233-564

Belongs to Hessonia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Heidelberger 2001, Heidelberger and Amler 2002, Holzapfel 1882, Holzapfel 1895, Paeckelmann 1922 and Sandberger and Sandberger 1855

Sister taxa: Hessonia germana, Hessonia priscus

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal parasite-carnivore


• Devonian of Germany (9 collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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