Quadricarina Blodgett and Johnson 1992 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae

Invalid subtaxa: Oehlertia Perner 1907 [replaced name], Paraoehlertia Frýda 1998, Pleurotomaria (Oehlertia) Perner 1907 [replaced name]

Full reference: R. B. Blodgett and J. G. Johnson. 1992. Early Middle Devonian (Eifelian) Gastropods of Central Nevada. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 222:85-139

Parent taxon: Porcelliidae according to P. J. Wagner 2020

See also Blodgett and Johnson 1992, Frýda 1998, Frýda 2000, Frýda and Blodgett 2004, Heidelberger 2001, Knight et al. 1960, Perner 1907 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Agnesiinae, Blodgettina, Bohemipleura, Cassianocirrinae, Faxetrochus, Kokenella, Minervaenema, Pavlodiscinae, Pleurotobembex, Porcelliinae

Subtaxa: Paraoehlertia parva Quadricarina (Quadricarina) Quadricarina attava Quadricarina cancellata Quadricarina glabrobasis Quadricarina glandiformis Quadricarina hamlingii Quadricarina humillima Quadricarina lenticularis Quadricarina noklebergi Quadricarina pioni Quadricarina quadrata Quadricarina quadrilix Quadricarina scutulata Quadricarina senilis Quadricarina trochiformis Quadricarina voltumna

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Australia (1 collection), Canada (1: Quebec), the Czech Republic (1), Germany (2), United States (3: Alaska, Nevada)

• Silurian of the Czech Republic (1), the Russian Federation (1), Sweden (3)

Total: 13 collections including 19 occurrences

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