Sturgeonospira Hoare 1980 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae

Full reference: R. D. Hoare. 1980. New Pennsylvanian gastropods from Ohio. Journal of Paleontology 54(5):1035-1040

Parent taxon: Palaeozygopleuridae according to R. D. Hoare 1980

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Alaskozygopleura, Bohemozyga, Bojozyga, Cimrmaniela, Devonozyga, Hainanema, Heteroloxonema, Hornyzyga, Kallispira, Medfrazyga, Palaeozygopleura, Pragozyga, Rhenozyga, Urftia

Subtaxa: Sturgeonospira tortula

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Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution: found only at Ty-3. 60 cm shale zone, immediately above limestone at mall abandoned borrow pi ( of Ohio)

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