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Ruedemannia humilis Ulrich and Scofield 1897 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 58701

Alternative combination: Lophospira humilis

Synonyms: Lophospira belli Foerste 1924 (no. 58699), Lophospira lineata Bradley 1930 (no. 74221), Rudemannia lineata Bradley 1930 (no. 115929)

Full reference: E. O. Ulrich and W. H. Scofield. 1897. The Lower Silurian Gastropoda of Minnesota. The Paleontology of Minnesota 39(2):813-1081

Belongs to Ruedemannia according to P. J. Wagner 2016

Sister taxa: Ruedemannia aberrans, Ruedemannia bembexiformis, Ruedemannia borkholmiensis, Ruedemannia cognata, Ruedemannia crassior, Ruedemannia fristschi, Ruedemannia holmi, Ruedemannia instabilis, Ruedemannia laevissima, Ruedemannia lirata, Ruedemannia robusta, Ruedemannia sodalis, Ruedemannia striatula, Ruedemannia subrobusta, Ruedemannia tolli, Ruedemannia trilix

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder