Bensbergia drozdzewski Heidelberger and Amler 2002 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae

Alternative combination: Macrochilina drozdzewski

Full reference: D. Heidelberger and M.R.W. Amler. 2002. Devonian Gastropods from the Dornap "Massenkalk" complex (Bergisches Land, Germany). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 76(2):317-329

Belongs to Bensbergia according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Heidelberger and Amler 2002

Sister taxa: Bensbergia altivolvis, Bensbergia arculata, Bensbergia elongata, Bensbergia fusoidalis, Bensbergia pengellii, Bensbergia pulchra, Bensbergia schlotheimi, Bensbergia subcostata

Type specimen: Its type locality is Oetelshofen, Dornap, Germany, which is in a Givetian/Frasnian reef, buildup or bioherm bafflestone/framestone in the "Massenkalk" Formation of Germany

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Devonian of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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