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Spinicharybdis elora

Gastropoda - Euomphalina - Euomphalidae

Taxonomy
Pleurotomaria elora was named by Billings (1865). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Eurypterid-associated biota of the dolomite of the Lockport Fmn. at Elora, Ont., which is in a Ludlow open shallow subtidal dolomite in the Guelph Formation of Canada.

It was recombined as Euomphalopterus elora by Northrop (1939); it was recombined as Spinicharybdis elora by Rohr and Packard (1982) and Wagner (2023).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Pleurotomaria elora Billings p. 154 fig. 135
1895Pleurotomaria elora Whiteaves p. 74 figs. pl. 11 f. 5-6
1939Euomphalopterus elora Northrop p. 212
1982Spinicharybdis elora Rohr and Packard p. 333 figs. txt. f. 7a-c
2023Spinicharybdis elora Wagner p. 1124

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropoda
RankNameAuthor
subclassEogastropoda
orderEuomphalina
superfamilyEuomphaloidea()
familyEuomphalidae
subfamilySpinicharybdiinae
genusSpinicharybdis
specieselora()

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.

Spinicharybdis elora Billings 1865
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitef
Composition 2: low Mg calcitef
Entire body: yesf
Adult length: 10 to < 100f
Adult width: 10 to < 100f
Locomotion: stationaryg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-08-14 22:20:43
Modified: 2004-08-15 00:20:43
Source: g = genus, f = family, c = class
References: Knight et al. 1960, Kiessling 2004

Age range: Gorstian or 427.40000 to 425.60000 Ma

Collections (2 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Gorstian427.4 - 425.6Canada (Ontario) Pleurotomaria elora (155012)
Ludlow427.4 - 423.0Canada (Ontario) Pleurotomaria elora (14196)