Wolborough Quarry, on the east side of the A381 due east of Wolborough church (Devonian of the United Kingdom)

Also known as on the southwest outskirts of Newton Abbott

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.5° N, 3.5° W: paleocoordinates 29.2° S, 21.4° E)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Polygnathus varcus conodont zone, Barton Member (Torquay Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• Lummaton Shell Bed

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the BMNH

Primary reference: G. F. Whidborne. 1889. On some Devonian cephalopods and gasteropods. Geological Magazine 6(1):29-30 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 130270: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 06.07.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only gastropods entered from Wagner's Database.
Gastropoda
 Cyrtoneritida - Orthonychiidae
Orthonychia quadrangularis n. sp.2, "Capulus puellaris" = Orthonychia puellaris2, "Capulus ? rostratus" = Orthonychia rostratus2
Orthonychia quadrangularis n. sp.2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus puellaris" = Orthonychia puellaris2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus ? rostratus" = Orthonychia rostratus2 Trenkner 1868 snail
 Pleurotomarioidea -
"Pleurotomaria cancellata" = Agniesella cancellata3, "Pleurotomaria chudleighensis n. sp." = Agniesella chudleighensis
"Pleurotomaria cancellata" = Agniesella cancellata3 Phillips 1841 snail
"Pleurotomaria chudleighensis n. sp." = Agniesella chudleighensis Whidborne 1889 snail
 Caenogastropoda - Spanionematidae
"Loxonema scalaroides n. sp." = Spanionema scalaroides
"Loxonema scalaroides n. sp." = Spanionema scalaroides Whidborne 1889 snail
 Caenogastropoda - Chuchlinidae
"Turbo inamictus" = Zenospira inamictus3
"Turbo inamictus" = Zenospira inamictus3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Murchisoniina - Murchisoniidae
"Loxonema priscum" = Mesocoelia priscum2, "Murchisonia loxonemoides n. sp." = Devonocerithioides loxonemoides3, "Murchisonia treponema n. sp." = Murchisonia (Murchisonia) treponema3, ? Murchisonia obesa n. sp.3, Murchisonia turbinata3
"Loxonema priscum" = Mesocoelia priscum2 Münster 1840 snail
"Murchisonia loxonemoides n. sp." = Devonocerithioides loxonemoides3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Murchisonia treponema n. sp." = Murchisonia (Murchisonia) treponema3 Whidborne 1892 snail
? Murchisonia obesa n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
Murchisonia turbinata3 Bronn 1856 snail
 Murchisoniina - Soleniscidae
"Macrochilina ventricosa" = Macrochilina naticaeformis2, Macrochilina subimbricata2, Macrochilina imbricata2, "? Natica meridionalis" = Macrochilina meridionalis5, Macrochilina ejecta2, Macrochilina elevata2, "Macrochilina subcostata" = Bensbergia subcostata2, ""Turbo" pengellii" = Bensbergia pengellii
"Macrochilina ventricosa" = Macrochilina naticaeformis2 Heidelberger 2001 snail
Macrochilina subimbricata2 d'Orbigny 1850 snail
Macrochilina imbricata2 Sowerby 1827 snail
"? Natica meridionalis" = Macrochilina meridionalis5 Phillips 1841 snail
Macrochilina ejecta2 Whidborne 1891 snail
Macrochilina elevata2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Macrochilina subcostata" = Bensbergia subcostata2 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
""Turbo" pengellii" = Bensbergia pengellii Whidborne 1889 snail
 Murchisoniina - Scoliostomatidae
Scoliostoma textatus2, "Scoliostoma gracile" = Scoliostomina gracile2
"Scoliostoma gracile" = Scoliostomina gracile2 Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae
"Loxonema roemeri" = Palaeozygopleura roemeri2, "Holopella tenuisulcata" = Palaeozygopleura tenuisulcata2, "Loxonema scalaraeforme" = Devonozyga scalariaeforme2, "Loxonema conicum" = Devonozyga conicum2
"Loxonema roemeri" = Palaeozygopleura roemeri2 Kayser 1878 snail
"Holopella tenuisulcata" = Palaeozygopleura tenuisulcata2 Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
"Loxonema scalaraeforme" = Devonozyga scalariaeforme2 Holzapfel 1882 snail
Loxonema scalaræforme
"Loxonema conicum" = Devonozyga conicum2 Whidborne 1891 snail
 Murchisoniina - Loxonematidae
"Holopella tenuireticulata n. sp." = Stylonema hennahiana2, "Holopella costata" = Stylonema hennahiana2, "Holopella duplisulcata" = Stylonema hennahiana2, "Loxonema reticulatum" = Clathronema reticulata2
"Holopella tenuireticulata n. sp." = Stylonema hennahiana2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Holopella costata" = Stylonema hennahiana2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Holopella duplisulcata" = Stylonema hennahiana2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Loxonema reticulatum" = Clathronema reticulata2 Phillips 1841 snail
 Murchisoniina - Porcelliidae
Antitrochus arietinus n. gen. n. sp.2, "Pleurotomaria perversa n. sp." = Trochagnesia exsiliens, "Porcellia bifida" = Coloniacirrus bifida3
Antitrochus arietinus n. gen. n. sp.2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Pleurotomaria perversa n. sp." = Trochagnesia exsiliens Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
"Porcellia bifida" = Coloniacirrus bifida3 Sandberger and Sandberger 1853 snail
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Pleurotomaria subimbricata" = Pleurotaunica subimbricata3, "Pleurotomaria subclathrata" = Villmaria subclathrata3, "Pleurotomaria victrix" = Villmaria victrix3, "Pleurotomaria dissimulatrix n. sp." = Villmaria victrix3, Odontomaria semiplicata3, "Euomphalus circularis" = Ibergia circularis2, "Pleurotomaria delphinuloides" = Euryzone delphinuloides3, "Pleurotomaria crokeri n. sp." = Euryzone delphinuloides3, "Pleurotomaria trochoides" = Whidbornia trochoides3, "Pleurotomaria champernowni n. sp." = Champernownia champernowni3, "Pleurotomaria impendens" = Devonorhineoderma impendens3, "Pleurotomaria orbignyana" = Devonorhineoderma orbignyana3, "Pleurotomaria lonsdalii" = Devonorhineoderma lonsdalei3
"Pleurotomaria subimbricata" = Pleurotaunica subimbricata3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Pleurotomaria subclathrata" = Villmaria subclathrata3 Sandberger 1842 snail
"Pleurotomaria victrix" = Villmaria victrix3 Whidborne 1889 snail
"Pleurotomaria dissimulatrix n. sp." = Villmaria victrix3 Whidborne 1889 snail
Odontomaria semiplicata3 Sandberger and Sandberger 1850 snail
"Euomphalus circularis" = Ibergia circularis2 Phillips 1841 snail
"Pleurotomaria delphinuloides" = Euryzone delphinuloides3 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
"Pleurotomaria crokeri n. sp." = Euryzone delphinuloides3 von Schlotheim 1820 snail
"Pleurotomaria trochoides" = Whidbornia trochoides3 Whidborne 1889 snail
"Pleurotomaria champernowni n. sp." = Champernownia champernowni3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Pleurotomaria impendens" = Devonorhineoderma impendens3 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"Pleurotomaria orbignyana" = Devonorhineoderma orbignyana3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Pleurotomaria lonsdalii" = Devonorhineoderma lonsdalei3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
 Murchisoniina - Eotomariidae
"Pleurotomaria seminuda n. sp." = Bembexia seminuda3, "Pleurotomaria neapolitana" = Bembexia neapolitana3
"Pleurotomaria seminuda n. sp." = Bembexia seminuda3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Pleurotomaria neapolitana" = Bembexia neapolitana3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Bellerophontida - Bellerophontidae
Bellerophon lineatus3 Dechen 1832 snail
Bellerophon imperforatus n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Bellerophon hicksii" = Aglaoglypta hicksii3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Euomphalina - Platyceratidae
"Capulus ussheri n. sp." = Platyceras ussheri2, "Capulus contortus" = Platyceras contortus2, "Capulus pericompsus" = Platyceras pericompsus2, "Metoptoma cordata n. sp." = Platyceras cordatus, "Capulus columbinus" = Platyceras columbinus2, "Capulus ? squamosus" = Platyceras squamosus2, "Capulus galeritus n. sp." = Platyceras galeritus2, "Capulus multiplicatus" = Platyceras multiplicatus2, "Capulus tylotus" = Spinyplatyceras tylotus2, Platyostoma speciosum2, "? Capulus invictus" = Platyostoma invictus2, ? Platyostoma deforme2
"Capulus ussheri n. sp." = Platyceras ussheri2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus contortus" = Platyceras contortus2 Römer 1843 snail
"Capulus pericompsus" = Platyceras pericompsus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Metoptoma cordata n. sp." = Platyceras cordatus Whidborne 1889 snail
"Capulus columbinus" = Platyceras columbinus2 Whidborne 1889 snail
"Capulus ? squamosus" = Platyceras squamosus2 Trenkner 1868 snail
"Capulus galeritus n. sp." = Platyceras galeritus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
"Capulus multiplicatus" = Platyceras multiplicatus2 Giebel 1858 snail
"Capulus tylotus" = Spinyplatyceras tylotus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
Platyostoma speciosum2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
"? Capulus invictus" = Platyostoma invictus2 Whidborne 1891 snail
? Platyostoma deforme2 Sedgwick and Murchison 1840 snail
 Euomphalina - Euomphalidae
Phanerotinus mundus n. sp.3, "Philoxene philosophus" = Pseudomphalotrochus philosophus2, "Philoxene laevis" = Philoxene laevis3, "Philoxene serpens" = Philoxene laevis2, "Euomphalus hecale" = Straparollus hecale2, Euomphalus neapolitanus n. sp.3, Euomphalus fenestralis3
Phanerotinus mundus n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Philoxene philosophus" = Pseudomphalotrochus philosophus2 Whidborne 1889 snail
"Philoxene laevis" = Philoxene laevis3 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Philoxene serpens" = Philoxene laevis2 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842 snail
"Euomphalus hecale" = Straparollus hecale2 Hall 1876 snail
Euomphalus neapolitanus n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
Euomphalus fenestralis3 Whidborne 1892 snail
 Euomphalina -
"Phanerotinus centrifugus" = Serpulospira centrifuga3, "Euomphalus annulatus n. sp." = Serpulospira annulatus1, "Phanerotinus militaris" = Serpulospira militaris3, "Euomphalus germanus" = Rhenomphalus germanus3, "Euomphalus rota" = Rhenomphalus rota3
"Phanerotinus centrifugus" = Serpulospira centrifuga3 Römer 1843 snail
"Euomphalus annulatus n. sp." = Serpulospira annulatus1 Phillips 1841 snail
"Phanerotinus militaris" = Serpulospira militaris3 Whidborne 1892 snail
"Euomphalus germanus" = Rhenomphalus germanus3 Phillips 1841 snail
"Euomphalus rota" = Rhenomphalus rota3 Sandberger and Sandberger 1854 snail
 Euomphalina - Elasmonematidae
Elasmonema rotundum n. sp.3 Whidborne 1892 snail
Rostroconchia
 Conocardiida - Hippocardiidae
"Conocardium clathratum" = Babinicardia clathrata4
"Conocardium clathratum" = Babinicardia clathrata4 d’Archiac and de Verneuil 1842
Polyplacophora
 Paleoloricata - Helminthochitonidae
Helminthochiton papilio3 Whidborne 1892 chiton