Leptorima townsendii Whiteaves 1895 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae

Alternative combination: Pleurotomaria townsendii

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1895. Revision of the fauna of the Guelph formation of Ontario, with descriptions of a few new species. Palaeozoic Fossils 3(2):45-109

Belongs to Leptorima according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Whiteaves 1895

Sister taxon: Leptorima oehlerti

Type specimen: Its type locality is Durham, Billings Localities, which is in a Gorstian carbonate limestone/dolomite in the Guelph Formation of Canada

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Durham, Billings Localities

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