Donaldina stevensana Meek and Worthen 1866 (snail)

Gastropoda - Heterostropha - Donaldinidae

Alternative combinations: Aclisina stevansana, Aclisina stevensana, Turritella stevensana

Synonym: Aclisina formosa Mark 1912

Full reference: F. B. Meek and A. H. Worthen. 1866. Descriptions of invertebrates from the Carboniferous System, Illinois. Geological Survey of Illinois 2:145-411

Belongs to Donaldina according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Anderson et al. 1990, Bandel 2002, Batten 1995, Heidelberger 2001, Hoare 1961, Knight 1931, Knight 1933, Kues and Batten 2001, Licharev 1975, Mark 1912, Meek and Worthen 1866, Sturgeon 1964, Thein and Nitecki 1974 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Donaldina americana, Donaldina attenuata, Donaldina barnetti, Donaldina bellilineata, Donaldina costatula, Donaldina dubia, Donaldina filosa, Donaldina fountainensis, Donaldina gigantea, Donaldina gracilis, Donaldina grantonensis, Donaldina knighti, Donaldina marigoldensis, Donaldina media, Donaldina nana, Donaldina ohioensis, Donaldina parva, Donaldina pulchra, Donaldina pygmaea, Donaldina quadrata, Donaldina quinquecarina, Donaldina robusta, Donaldina superclivis, Donaldina texana, Donaldina zadoe, Donaldina zardinii

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Virgilian of United States (4: Maryland, New Mexico collections)

• Desmoinesian of United States (7: Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio)

• Carboniferous of United States (5: Maryland, Missouri, New mexico, Ohio, Texas)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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