Codonocheilus Whiteaves 1884 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Codonocheilidae

Full reference: J. F. Whiteaves. 1884. On some new, imperfectly characterized or previously unrecorded species of fossils from the Guelph Formations of Ontario. Palaeozoic Fossils 3(1):1-43

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

See also Knight et al. 1960 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Bathyclides, Dihelice, Natiria, Pirper, Ventricaria

Subtaxa: Codonocheilus striatum

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder


• Devonian of Canada (1: Northwest Territories collection)

• Silurian of Canada (3: Ontario)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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