Xenophora stocki Dickerson 1916 (carrier shell)

Gastropoda - Xenophoroidea - Xenophoridae

Full reference: R. E. Dickerson. 1916. Stratigraphy and fauna of the Tejon Eocene of California. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 9(17):363-524

Belongs to Xenophora according to R. L. Squires and R. A. Demetrion 1992

See also Dickerson 1916, Hanna 1927, Squires 1984 and Squires 1988

Sister taxa: Xenophora (Xenophora), Xenophora agglutinans, Xenophora calculifera, Xenophora carditigera, Xenophora conchyliophora, Xenophora corrugata, Xenophora crispa, Xenophora cummulans, Xenophora delecta, Xenophora deshayesi, Xenophora eocenica, Xenophora floridana, Xenophora konai, Xenophora palaeoafra, Xenophora pallidula, Xenophora paulinae, Xenophora robusta, Xenophora rugata, Xenophora senegalensis, Xenophora simiensis, Xenophora tatei, Xenophora terpstrai, Xenophora textilina, Xenophora willisi, Xenophora zitteli

Type specimen: UCMP 11838

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (1 collection), United States (16: California)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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