Pseudozygopleura Knight 1930 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

Alternative spelling: Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura)

Synonyms: Pseudozygopleura (Pyrgozyga) Knight 1930, Pyrgozyga Knight 1930

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1930. The gastropods of the St. Louis, Missouri, Pennsylvanian outlier: the Pseudozygopleurinae. Journal of Paleontology Memoir 4(4):1-88

Parent taxon: Pseudozygopleuridae according to A. Nützel and C. Ketwetsuriya 2016

See also Bouchet et al. 2005, Hoare and Sturgeon 1981, Knight 1930, Knight 1932, Knight et al. 1960, Nützel 1998 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cyclozyga, Eoptychia, Gamizyga, Helminthozyga, Hemizyga, Hyphantozyga, Levizygopleura, Microptychis, Plocezyga, Pseudoplocezyga, Stephanozyga

Subtaxa: Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) belli Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) eucharis Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) obtusicacuminis Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) terebrus Pseudozygopleura (Hemizygoides) Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) Pseudozygopleura (Pyrgozyga) warthini Pseudozygopleura acuminata Pseudozygopleura angustata Pseudozygopleura assertonsoris Pseudozygopleura baltea Pseudozygopleura cirritus Pseudozygopleura condrai Pseudozygopleura contractus Pseudozygopleura croneisi Pseudozygopleura deloi Pseudozygopleura eximia Pseudozygopleura funis Pseudozygopleura girtyi Pseudozygopleura gradatus Pseudozygopleura irrugata Pseudozygopleura kellettae Pseudozygopleura knighti Pseudozygopleura lanceolatus Pseudozygopleura lefebvrei Pseudozygopleura limus Pseudozygopleura macra Pseudozygopleura micra Pseudozygopleura moorei Pseudozygopleura mucronatus Pseudozygopleura multicostata Pseudozygopleura obtusicacuminis Pseudozygopleura palus Pseudozygopleura pandus Pseudozygopleura perversa Pseudozygopleura plebium Pseudozygopleura plummeri Pseudozygopleura pluricostata Pseudozygopleura pugonis Pseudozygopleura pulchra Pseudozygopleura pupa Pseudozygopleura rectus Pseudozygopleura restis Pseudozygopleura schucherti Pseudozygopleura scitula Pseudozygopleura scruposus Pseudozygopleura semicostata Pseudozygopleura sinuosior Pseudozygopleura smithiana Pseudozygopleura subclathrata Pseudozygopleura subulatus Pseudozygopleura tenuivirga Pseudozygopleura variegata Pseudozygopleura yandellana Pyrgozyga marvinwelleri

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Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Permian of China (4 collections), Greece (2), Malaysia (1), Pakistan (1), Peru (2), Thailand (1), United States (7: Arizona, Nevada, Wyoming)

• Virgilian of United States (10: Maryland, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, West Virginia)

• Desmoinesian of United States (34: Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas)

• Atokan of United States (5: Kentucky, Ohio)

• Chesterian of United States (2: Illinois, Montana)

• Osagean of United States (1: Arizona)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Alberta), China (1), Egypt (1), Ireland (1), the United Kingdom (6), United States (24: Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Missouri, New Mexico, New mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Wyoming)

• Devonian of Germany (1)

Total: 105 collections including 312 occurrences

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