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Byzantia obliqua Kosnik 1997 (snail)

Gastropoda - Cycloneritimorpha - Neritopsidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 59434

Full reference: M. A. Kosnik. 1997. Byzantia: a new genus (Gastropoda: Neritopsidae) from the Permian of west Texas. Journal of Paleontology 71(1):53-56

Belongs to Byzantia according to M. A. Kosnik 2002

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 486319, a shell. Its type locality is USNM703a, Old Word Ranch, Glass Mountains, which is in a Kungurian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Road Canyon Formation of Texas.

Ecology: epifaunal

Average measurements (in mm): shell width 6.85