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Aporrhais occidentalis Beck 1836 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 90894

Alternative combination: Rostellaria occidentalis

Synonyms: Aporrhais labradorensis Johnson 1930 (no. 90896), Aporrhais mainensis Johnson 1926 (no. 90895)

Belongs to Aporrhais according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Aporrhais (Aporrhais), Aporrhais biangulata, Aporrhais clarendonensis, Aporrhais dingdenensis, Aporrhais dutrugei, Aporrhais pespelecani, Aporrhais pugens, Aporrhais semilaevis, Aporrhais sowerbii, Aporrhais speciosa, Aporrhais uttingeriana

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore