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Hermosanema varium Kues and Batten 2001 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Acanthonematidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64058

Full reference: B. S. Kues and R. L. Batten. 2001. Middle Pennsylvanian gastropods from the Flechado Formation, north-central New Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 75(1, supp):1-95

Belongs to Hermosanema according to P. J. Wagner 2020

Sister taxon: Hermosanema carinatum

Type specimen: UNM 7466. Its type locality is Talpa, which is in a Desmoinesian delta front shale/sandstone in the Flechado Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: epifaunal grazer