Westerna Webster 1905 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Palaeotrochidae

Alternative spelling: Westernia

Parent taxon: Palaeotrochidae according to J. B. Knight et al. 1960

See also Fenton and Fenton 1924, KrawczyƄski 2002, Sepkoski 2002 and Webster 1905

Sister taxa: Floyda, Palaeotrochus, Turbonopsis, Westwooditrochus

Subtaxa: Westerna gigantea Westerna pulchra

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Type: Loxonema gigantea

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of United States (3: Iowa collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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