Longstaffia centervillensis Foerste 1923 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

Alternative combination: Lophospira (Ruedemannia) centervillensis

Synonyms: Gyronema octavia multicarinata Pitcher 1939, Longstaffia angulata Pitcher 1939, Longstaffia multicarinata Pitcher 1939, Lophospira angulata Pitcher 1939

Full reference: A. F. Foerste. 1923. Notes on the Medinan, Niagaran, and Chester fossils. Bulletin of the Scientific Laboratories of Denison University 23:37-120

Belongs to Longstaffia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Foerste 1923, Peel 1977 and Pitcher 1939

Sister taxa: Longstaffia complexa, Longstaffia cyclonema, Longstaffia grata, Longstaffia groomii, Longstaffia laqueata, Longstaffia pulchra, Longstaffia teretiuscula, Longstaffia tubulosa, Longstaffia uniformis

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore


• Silurian of Canada (1: Nova Scotia collection), United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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