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Petaloconchus sculpturatus Lea 1846 (worm shell)

Gastropoda - Vermetoidea - Vermetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89540

Alternative combination: Vermetus (Petaloconchus) sculpturatus

Belongs to Petaloconchus according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Petaloconchus domingensis, Petaloconchus floridanus, Petaloconchus intortus, Petaloconchus laddfranklinae, Petaloconchus nigricans

Subtaxa: Petaloconchus sculpturatus alcimus

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder