ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Solariella hartleyensis Clark and Woodford 1927 (top snail)

Gastropoda - Trochoidea - Trochidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 351973

Full reference: B. L. Clark and A. O. Woodford. 1927. The geology and paleontology of the type section of the Meganos Formation (lower Middle Eocene) of California. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 17(2):63-142

Belongs to Solariella according to B. L. Clark and A. O. Woodford 1927

Sister taxa: Solariella (Eosolariella), Solariella (Ethaliopsis), Solariella (Solariella), Solariella altiuscula, Solariella cancellata, Solariella crescentensis, Solariella dibitata, Solariella ephnidia, Solariella gemma, Solariella hauniensis, Solariella karikalensis, Solariella krohi, Solariella kroisbachensis, Solariella laqua, Solariella louisiana, Solariella maculata, Solariella olequahensis, Solariella ravni, Solariella shacklefordensis, Solariella stalagmium, Solariella tricostata, Solariella vaughani, Solariella walkeri

Type specimen: UCMP 31367, a shell. Its type locality is UCMP 3159, Deer Valley, which is in a Ypresian coastal sandstone in the Meganos Formation of California.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer