Offleya Poulsen 1974 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Bucaniidae

Full reference: C. Poulsen. 1974. Silurian Pelecypoda, Monoplacophora and Gastropoda from the reefy facies of the Offley Island Formation of Washington Land and Offley Island (Northwest Greenland). Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biolgiske Skrifter 20(7):1-17

Parent taxon: Bucaniinae according to J.O.R. Ebbestad 1999

See also Peel 1991 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bucania, Bucaniides, Bucanopsina, Kokenospira, Loxobucania, Megalomphala, Phragmolites, Patellostium

Subtaxa: Offleya inexpectata

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Locality 1. Offley Island, off of Washington & Hall lands (Silurian of Greenland)

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