Ptychosyca Gabb 1877 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Parent taxon: Pseudolivinae according to N. F. Sohl 1964

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Benthobia, Dorsanum, Fulmentum, Hubachia, Hydrotribulus, Luizia, Naudoliva, Pseudoliva, Strepsidura, Strepturidae, Sulcoliva, Zemira

Subtaxa: Ptychosyca inornata

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (6: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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