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Gymnarus Gabb 1868 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9924

Alternative spelling: Pugnellus (Gymnarus)

Full reference: W. M. Gabb. 1868. Section II. Cretaceous Fossils. Part I. Description of New Species. Palaeontology of California, Volume II, Cretaceous and Tertiary Fossils 127-205

Parent taxon: Pugnellinae according to H. A. Kollmann 2009

Sister taxa: Bizarrus, Lispodesthes, Perustrombus, Pugnellus, Pyktes, Tephlon, Tessarolax, Torgnellus, Tundora

Subtaxa: Gymnarus fraasi, Pugnellus (Gymnarus) manubriatus

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Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore