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Pyropsis proxima Wade 1926 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Tudiclidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 62056

Belongs to Pyropsis according to B. Wade 1926

Sister taxa: Pyropsis australis, Pyropsis cornutus, Pyropsis interstriatus, Pyropsis perlata, Pyropsis perornatus, Pyropsis prolixa, Pyropsis spinosus, Pyropsis zinsmeisteri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dave Weeks place, Coon Creek, which is in a Maastrichtian coastal sandstone in the Ripley Formation of Tennessee

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore