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A sinistral Helicopsis cf. instabilis (Rossmässler, 1838) from Romanian loess
Barna Páll-Gergely 1  
,   Yunus Baykal 2  
,   Thomas Stevens 2  
,   Daniel Veres 3  
,   Ulrich Hambach 4  
 
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Plant Protection Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Budapest, Hungary
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Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
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Romanian Academy, Institute of Speleology, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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BayCEER & Chair of Geomorphology, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
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Barna Páll-Gergely   

Plant Protection Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Herman Ottó Street 15, H-1022 Budapest, Hungary
Submission date: 2020-01-14
Final revision date: 2020-02-06
Acceptance date: 2020-02-07
Publication date: 2020-02-28
 
Folia Malacol. 2020;28(1):91–93
 
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Here we report a single sinistral juvenile shell of Helicopsis cf. instabilis (Rossmässler), which was found in the Urluia loess section in south-eastern Romania. This 860 cm long profile comprises the last ca. 45 ka. Approximately six hundred conspecific dextral shells were found at various depths of the same profile.
 
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