Worthenia tabulata Conrad 1835 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochonematoidea - Lophospiridae

Alternative combinations: Pleurotomaria tabulata, Turbo tabulatus

Full reference: T. A. Conrad. 1835. Description of five new species of fossil shells in the collection presented by Mr. Edward Miller to the Geological Society. Transactions of the Geological Society of Pennsylvania 1(1):267-270

Belongs to Worthenia according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Batten 1989, Batten 1995, Conrad 1842, de Koninck 1883, Eldredge 1968, Hoare et al. 1997, Kues 1991, Kues 1996, Kues and Batten 2001, Kues et al. 2002, Schindel et al. 1982, Ulrich and Scofield 1897 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Pleurotomaria (Worthenia) orientalis, Worthenia (Humiliworthenia), Worthenia (Worthenia), Worthenia alticarinata, Worthenia angulata, Worthenia apunctata, Worthenia basifalcata, Worthenia bialveozona, Worthenia bicarinata, Worthenia bieberi, Worthenia bilineata, Worthenia cainallensis, Worthenia castlemanensis, Worthenia cirriformis, Worthenia constantini, Worthenia contabulata, Worthenia corrugata, Worthenia crenilunula, Worthenia crenulata, Worthenia curvistriata, Worthenia distincta, Worthenia dregeri, Worthenia duplicata, Worthenia eremita, Worthenia extendia, Worthenia furcata, Worthenia gubleri, Worthenia hoettingensis, Worthenia humilis, Worthenia indifferens, Worthenia kingi, Worthenia klamathensis, Worthenia lantenoisi, Worthenia latialveozona, Worthenia legrandi, Worthenia liebeneri, Worthenia magna, Worthenia margaritacea, Worthenia marmolatae, Worthenia multicarinata, Worthenia nana, Worthenia pagoda, Worthenia parvula, Worthenia pilula, Worthenia planalveozona, Worthenia plutonis, Worthenia praerupta, Worthenia rhombifera, Worthenia schirjaevensis, Worthenia sculpta, Worthenia sigaretoides, Worthenia speciosa, Worthenia strigata, Worthenia strigillata, Worthenia subplicata, Worthenia substriata, Worthenia subtilis, Worthenia superstes, Worthenia supraornata, Worthenia tongxinensis, Worthenia triton, Worthenia whitehorsensis, Worthenia windowblindensis

Ecology: epifaunal

Average measurements (in mm): shell diameter 32.4


• Permian of United States (10: Texas collections)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Illinois)

• Desmoinesian of United States (9: Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma)

• Carboniferous of United States (16: Kentucky, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas)

Total: 36 collections each including a single occurrence

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