Murchisonia d'Archiac and de Verneuil 1841 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae

Alternative spellings: Bembexia (Murchisonia), Holopella (Murchisonia), Pleurotomaria (Murchisonia)

Synonyms: Goniostropha Oehlert and Oehlert 1888, Murchisonia (Goniostropha) Oehlert and Oehlert 1888, Pseudomurchisonia Perner 1903

Full reference: E. J. A. d'Archiac and E.P. de Verneuil. 1841. Note sur le genre Murchisonia. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France 12:154-169

Parent taxon: Murchisoniidae according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Bouchet et al. 2005, Hall 1856, Knight et al. 1960, Lawson 1955, Murchison 1854, Perner 1907 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aclisina, Altadema, Anarconcha, Barroisocaulus, Bellazona, Biangularia, Brilonella, Cibecuia, Cyrtostropha, Devonocerithioides, Domiporta, Eohormotomina, Farewellia, Glyphodeta, Helicospira, Kaseiella, Leptorima, Lodanaria, Loxisonia, Mesocoelia, Michelia, Micheliopsis, Micrentoma, Morania, Parahormotomina, Protospira, Pseudoaclisina, Trypanocochlea, Vebericochlis, Vistilia, Vladanella, Wuxuanella

Subtaxa: Goniostropha bachelieri Goniostropha chapmani Goniostropha extenuata Murchisonia (Cheilotoma) Murchisonia (Goniospira) Murchisonia (Goniostropha) turriculata Murchisonia (Murchisonia) Murchisonia (Ostioma) Murchisonia (Sinuspira) Murchisonia aciculata Murchisonia akidota Murchisonia allevata Murchisonia anderdoniae Murchisonia anglica Murchisonia angulata Murchisonia angustetaeniata Murchisonia archiaci Murchisonia arctica Murchisonia auctor Murchisonia basalestriata Murchisonia bassensis Murchisonia biarmica Murchisonia bilineata Murchisonia brevis Murchisonia cambria Murchisonia cicela Murchisonia concava Murchisonia conradi Murchisonia convexa Murchisonia declivisdiot Murchisonia deflexa Murchisonia defrancei Murchisonia delagei Murchisonia deludisubzona Murchisonia dornapica Murchisonia dowlingii Murchisonia dublinensis Murchisonia dudleyensis Murchisonia eichwaldi Murchisonia elegans Murchisonia fornicata Murchisonia fusiformis Murchisonia gourvenneci Murchisonia gracilicrista Murchisonia gracilis Murchisonia gubleri Murchisonia hebe Murchisonia hercynica Murchisonia holynensis Murchisonia intercedens Murchisonia intermedia Murchisonia jackjelli Murchisonia kanekoi Murchisonia kirchnera Murchisonia laphami Murchisonia lawlessi Murchisonia leda Murchisonia liufengshanensis Murchisonia lochkoviensis Murchisonia lohrheimi Murchisonia margaritata Murchisonia marri Murchisonia megathanae Murchisonia micula Murchisonia minuta Murchisonia mylitta Murchisonia nerinea Murchisonia obesa Murchisonia obtusangula Murchisonia oegensis Murchisonia oehlerti Murchisonia ordovicia Murchisonia padangensis Murchisonia paeckelmanni Murchisonia pagodeformis Murchisonia petila Murchisonia placida Murchisonia plumleyi Murchisonia pragensis Murchisonia pritchardi Murchisonia pygmaea Murchisonia reverdyi Murchisonia rotundata Murchisonia sandbergeri Murchisonia sandbergi Murchisonia selenalta Murchisonia sera Murchisonia sibleyensis Murchisonia similis Murchisonia sosiensis Murchisonia sphaerulata Murchisonia steltenbergensis Murchisonia subcarinata Murchisonia subornata Murchisonia subulata Murchisonia taltiensis Murchisonia tenuissima Murchisonia tillesae Murchisonia tricincta Murchisonia trilineata Murchisonia turbinata Murchisonia turriformis Murchisonia turris Murchisonia vicariana Murchisonia vincta Murchisonia wandovalensis Murchisonia xanthippe Murchisonia zimmermanni Pseudomurchisonia kokeni

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Type: Turritella bilineata

Ecology: epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Switzerland (1 collection)

• Triassic of China (1), Italy (5), United States (1: Alaska)

• Permian of Cambodia (1), China (5), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), United States (8: Alaska, Arizona, California, Texas)

• Desmoinesian of United States (1: Texas)

• Carboniferous of Australia (1), Canada (1: Alberta), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Indiana, New mexico)

• Devonian of Australia (18), Austria (9), Canada (10: Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Ontario), China (3), the Czech Republic (4), France (1), Germany (24), Japan (1), Morocco (1), Poland (4), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (24: Alaska, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Ohio)

• Silurian of Canada (17: Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Québec), the Czech Republic (3), Norway (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (3), the United Kingdom (3), United States (28: Alaska, California, Georgia, Indiana, New York, Ohio, West Virginia, Wisconsin)

• Niagaran of United States (1: Indiana)

• Ordovician of Canada (3: British Columbia), Sweden (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: Alaska, Iowa, Kentucky)

• Whiterockian of United States (1: Nevada)

• Cassinian of the United Kingdom (1), United States (1: Missouri)

Total: 205 collections including 283 occurrences

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