Porometra Cheetham, 1968

Type species: Trigonopora helvetica Roger & Buge, 1947

Porometra is now considered as a synonym of Metrarabdotos

This genus includes the species:

  1. Porometra helvetica canariensis
  2. Cheetham, 1968 Miocene
    Canary Is.
  3. Porometra helvetica helvetica
  4. (Roger & Buge, 1947) Miocene Europe
  5. Porometra helvetica thomasi
  6. Cheetham, 1968 Miocene/Pliocene Sierra Leone
  7. Porometra maleckii
  8. Cheetham, 1968 Miocene Austria
  9. Porometra tarraconensis
  10. (Reguant, 1960) Pliocene Europe

This information is based upon various sources, but no personal knowledge. I am indebted to the late Alan Horowitz for his compilation, and to Dr. J. Pachut.
I would be grateful for corrections to, or critical reviews of this information. This is not a 'final' version (an impossible ideal), but a working document.

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Edited by Phil Bock
Modified on 11th September 2000
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