Gyrodes sp. (Conrad 1860) Snail Steinkern Fossil

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Alternative Title

Gastropod Fossil (F. Naticidae)

Description

(DSM# M76) Extinct species - This species of Gyrodes (moon snail) was a relatively common predatory snail found in the Cretaceous Western Interior Seaway.

Date Created

66 million years

Spatial Coverage

Prairie Bluff Fm. (Chalk)

Temporal Coverage

Late Cretaceous

Type

PhysicalObject

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Rights

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license

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Gyrodes sp PB.jpg

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Citation

“Gyrodes sp. (Conrad 1860) Snail Steinkern Fossil,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed September 28, 2022, https://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/1475.

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