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Rimella fissurella Linnaeus 1767 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 105913

Alternative combinations: Rostellaria (Rimella) fissurella, Rostellaria fissurella, Strombus fissurella, Tibia fissurella

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1767. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Duodecima 1(2):533-1327

Belongs to Rimella according to M. Harzhauser 2004

Sister taxa: Rimella (Rimella), Rimella canalifera, Rimella canalis, Rimella carli, Rimella desertica, Rimella duplicostata, Rimella elongata, Rimella fowleriana, Rimella fusoides, Rimella knappiana, Rimella levis, Rimella oregonensis, Rimella pakistanica, Rimella peruviana, Rimella prestwichi, Rimella quoseibii, Rimella rimosa, Rimella supraplicata, Ectinochilus (Macilentos), Ectinochilus antipodarum, Ectinochilus gaudichaudi, Ectinochilus planum, Ectinochilus (Vaderos), Ectinochilus olssoni, Ectinochilus (Ectinochilus), Ectinochilus (Cowlitzia) washingtonensis, Cowlitzia problematica

Subtaxa: Rimella fissurella labrosa

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer