Neilsonia Thomas 1940 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae

Full reference: E. G. Thomas. 1940. Revision of the Scottish Carboniferous Pleurotomariidae. Transactions of the Geological Society of Glasgow 20:30-72

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

See also Knight et al. 1960, Mazaev 2015 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Apachella, Austroneilsonia, Barrealispira, Bicarinella, Collabrina, Ferganispira, Lunulazona, Montospira, Pareuryalox, Wannerispira

Subtaxa: Neilsonia coatesi Neilsonia ganneyica Neilsonia insculpta Neilsonia invisitata Neilsonia laticincta Neilsonia nuda Neilsonia roscobiensis Neilsonia uninodocarinata Neilsonia welleri

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Type: Neilsonia roscobiensis

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Permian of the Russian Federation (4 collections), United States (1: Texas)

• Chesterian of United States (1: Illinois)

• Osagean of United States (2: Indiana, Ohio)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (5), United States (11: Alabama, California, Indiana, Nevada)

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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