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Lithopoma americanum Gmelin 1791 (snail)

Gastropoda - Turbinoidea - Turbinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 109177

Alternative combinations: Astraea (Lithopoma) americana, Astraea americana, Astralium americanum, Trochus americanus

Synonyms: Astraea (Lithopoma) americana southbayensis Petuch 1994 (no. 119893), Astraea (Lithopoma) southbayensis Petuch 1994 (no. 119895)

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

Sister taxa: Lithopoma brevispinum, Lithopoma caelatum, Lithopoma minutum, Lithopoma tectum, Lithopoma tuber, Pachypoma calcar, Pachypoma haueri, Pachypoma insolitum

Ecology: epifaunal grazer