ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Lepetodrilus tevnianus McLean 1993 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Lepetodrilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 164096

Full reference: J. H. McLean. 1993. New species and records of Lepetodrilus (Vetigastropoda: Lepetodrilidae) from hydrothermal vents. The Veliger 36(1):27-35

Belongs to Lepetodrilus according to J. H. McLean 1993

Sister taxa: Lepetodrilus corrugatus, Lepetodrilus elevatus, Lepetodrilus fucensis, Lepetodrilus guaymasensis, Lepetodrilus pustulosus

Type specimen: LACM 2254, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Average measurements (in mm): shell 9.50 x 7.90