Pyropsis proxima Wade 1926 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Tudiclidae

Belongs to Pyropsis according to B. Wade 1926

Sister taxa: Pyropsis australis, Pyropsis cornutus, Pyropsis interstriatus, Pyropsis perlata, Pyropsis perornatus, Pyropsis prolixa, Pyropsis spinosus, Pyropsis zinsmeisteri

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: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (6: Tennessee, Texas collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.