Pharetrolites murchisoni de Ferrusac and d'Orbigny 1840 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Alternative combinations: Bellerophon murchisoni, Temnodiscus murchisoni

Belongs to Pharetrolites according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also de Ferrusac and d'Orbigny 1840, Peel 1977 and Reed 1921

Sister taxa: Pharetrolites bambachi, Pharetrolites cristatus, Pharetrolites elegans, Pharetrolites pharetra, Pharetrolites tumidus, Pharetrolites vostokovae

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore


• Silurian of Canada (1: Nova Scotia collection), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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