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Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Taxonomy
Euomphalus splettstoesseri was named by Webers et al. (1992) [Euomphalus splettstoesseri Yochelson in Webers, Pojeta & Yochelson 1992]. It is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is USNM 388319: Bingham Peak, which is in a Dresbachian perireef or subreef limestone in the Minaret Formation of Antarctica.

It was recombined as Euomphalopsis splettstoesseri by Rohr et al. (2002); it was recombined as Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri by Wagner (2023).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Euomphalus splettstoesseri Webers et al. p. 204 figs. pl. 7 f. 8-13; pl. 8 f. 1-12; pl. 9 f. 1
2002Euomphalopsis splettstoesseri Rohr et al. p. 269
2023Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri Wagner p. 3163

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropoda
orderBellerophontidaUlrich and Scofield 1897
superfamilyTropidodiscoidea
familyTropidodiscidae()
subfamilyTemnodiscinae
genusStrepsodiscus
speciessplettstoesseri()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri Webers et al. 1992
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragoniteo
Composition 2: low Mg calciteo
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Adult height: 10 to < 100g
Locomotion: slow-movingo
Life habit: low-level epifaunalo
Diet: detritivoreo
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-03-04 10:02:57
Modified: 2009-03-04 12:02:57
Source: g = genus, o = order, c = class
References: Hendy 2009, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Dresbachian or 497.00000 to 485.40000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Dresbachian497.0 - 485.4Antarctica (Elsemere Island) Euomphalus splettstoesseri (99793 type locality: 99795)