Opalia (Dentiscala) hertleini Moore 1976 (wentletrap)

Gastropoda - Ptenoglossa - Epitoniidae

Full reference: E. J. Moore. 1976. Oligocene marine mollusks from the Pittsburg Bluff Formation in Oregon. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 922:1-66

Belongs to Opalia (Dentiscala) according to E. J. Moore 1976

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 213983, a shell

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (3: Oregon collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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