Paraseraphs erraticus Cooper 1894 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Seraphsidae

Alternative combination: Tornatina erratica

Full reference: J. G. Cooper. 1894. Catalogue of Californian fossils. (Parts II, III, IV, and V). California State Mining Bureau Bulletin No. 4 1-65

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

See also Cooper 1894, Squires 1984, Squires 1987 and Squires 1988

Sister taxa: Paraseraphs cantamessae, Paraseraphs tetanus

Type specimen: CAS 608

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mexico (1 collection), United States (11: California)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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