Microdoma conicum Meek and Worthen 1867 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Microdomatidae

Alternative combination: Microdoma conica

Full reference: F. B. Meek and A. H. Worthen. 1867. Contributions to the palaeontology of Illinois and other western states. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1865:251-274

Belongs to Microdoma according to J. B. Knight 1933

See also Hoare 1961, Meek and Worthen 1867 and Meek and Worthen 1873

Sister taxa: Microdoma (Euconodoma), Microdoma angulata, Microdoma anomalum, Microdoma bicrenulata, Microdoma carinata, Microdoma jamensis, Microdoma kulogorae, Microdoma longum, Microdoma nodosum, Microdoma pagoda, Microdoma sinelnikovae, Microdoma tricarinatus, Microdoma variegata, Tuberculopleura simensis, Pleurotrochus bicarinatus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Missouri collections)

• Carboniferous of United States (2: Missouri, Texas)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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