Planitrochus Perner 1903 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Planitrochidae

Synonym: Rotellomphalus Perner 1903

Full reference: J. Perner. 1903. Gastéropodes, Tome 1: Patellidae et Bellerophontidae 1-164

Parent taxon: Planitrochidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

See also Knight et al. 1960, Sepkoski 2002 and Wagner 1999

Sister taxa: Horologium, Nematrochus, Perneritrochus, Trochomphalus

Subtaxa: Rotellomphalus tardus

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Type: Planitrochus amicus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of the Czech Republic (3 collections), Morocco (5), the Russian Federation (2), United States (1: Alaska)

• Silurian of China (2), the Czech Republic (2), United States (1: California)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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