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Werfenella Nützel 2005 (periwinkle)

Gastropoda - Littorinoidea - Purpurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 69083

Full reference: A. Nützel. 2005. A new Early Triassic gastropod genus and the recovery of gastropods from the Permian/Triassic extinction. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 50(1):19-24

Parent taxon: Purpurinidae according to A. Nützel 2005

Sister taxa: Angularia, Cimoliocentrum, Leviathania, Microschiza, Moerckeia, Ochetochilus, Parangularia, Protofusus, Pseudoscalites, Purpurina, Purpuroidea, Tretospira

Subtaxa: Werfenella rectecostata

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer