Pycnomphalus solarioides Hall 1852 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Anomphalidae

Alternative combinations: Anomphalus solarioides, Pleurotomaria solarioides

Full reference: J. Hall. 1852. Containing descriptions of the organic remains of the lower middle division of the New York system. Paleontology of New York 2:1-362

Belongs to Pycnomphalus according to J. S. Peel 1984

See also Hall 1852, Nicholson 1872, Pitcher 1939 and Whiteaves 1895

Sister taxa: Pycnomphalus acutus, Pycnomphalus colemani, Pycnomphalus concurrens, Pycnomphalus helicites, Pycnomphalus immaturus, Pycnomphalus inflatus, Pycnomphalus nummularius, Pycnomphalus obesus, Pycnomphalus placidus, Pycnomphalus trochiformis

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (4: Ontario collections), United States (1: Wisconsin)

• Ordovician of Canada (1: Nunavut)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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