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Cyclites multilineata Girty 1909 (snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Microdomatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 197407

Alternative combination: Pleurotomaria multilineata

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1909. The Guadalupian fauna. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 58:1-651

Belongs to Cyclites according to R. L. Batten 1995

Sister taxa: Cyclites costatus, Cyclites depressus, Cyclites diminutus, Cyclites globosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is USGS 2931 green, Guadalupe Canyon, Guadalupe Mountains, which is in a Roadian slope limestone in the Cherry Canyon Formation of Texas

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 6.96