Bizarrus abnormalis Wade 1926 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

Alternative combinations: Gymnarus abnormalis, Pugnellus (Gymnarus) abnormalis, Pugnellus abnormalis

Belongs to Bizarrus according to S. Kiel and K. Bandel 1999

See also Dockery 1993 and Sohl 1960

Sister taxon: Bizarrus dietrichi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dave Weeks place, Coon Creek, which is in a Maastrichtian coastal sandstone in the Ripley Formation of Tennessee

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (9: Mississippi, Tennessee collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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