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Paracerithium tambosolense Haas 1953 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Procerithiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 267594

Full reference: O. Haas. 1953. Mesozoic invertebrate faunas of Peru. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 101:1-328

Belongs to Paracerithium according to O. Haas 1953

Sister taxa: Paracerithium porrectum, Paracerithium turritellare, Paracerithium vixstriatum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cerro de Pasco area, Ninacaca, loc78, which is in a Rhaetian marine limestone in Peru.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 1.93