Poleumita crenulata Whiteaves 1884 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Alternative combinations: Polytropis crenulata, Straparollus crenulatus

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1884. On some new, imperfectly characterized or previously unrecorded species of fossils from the Guelph Formations of Ontario. Palaeozoic Fossils 3(1):1-43

Belongs to Poleumita according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Clarke and Ruedemann 1903, Northrop 1939, Whiteaves 1884 and Whiteaves 1895

Sister taxa: Poleumita alatum, Poleumita anabarica, Poleumita discors, Poleumita gyrans, Poleumita haliburtoni, Poleumita hudsonica, Poleumita incarinatus, Poleumita mashkovae, Poleumita myeri, Poleumita octavia, Poleumita prosseri, Poleumita rugosa, Poleumita scamnata, Poleumita semiplanus, Poleumita subsulcatus, Poleumita vernonensis, Poleumita walmstedti, Polytropis durhamensis

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario collection), United States (1: New York)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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