Plocezyga conica Hoare and Sturgeon 1980 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

Alternative combination: Gamizyga (Plocezyga) conica

Full reference: R. D. Hoare and M. T. Sturgeon. 1980. The Pennsylvanian pseudozygopleurid gastropod genus Gamizyga n. gen. from Ohio and West Virginia. Journal of Paleontology 54(1):159-187

Belongs to Plocezyga according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Hoare and Sturgeon 1980

Sister taxa: Hemizyga (Plocezyga) abolescens, Hemizyga (Plocezyga) angularis, Hemizyga (Plocezyga) convertacostata, Hemizyga (Plocezyga) serocorona, Hemizyga (Plocezyga) tenuis, Plocezyga (Plocezyga), Plocezyga acuminata, Plocezyga cordiformis, Plocezyga corona, Plocezyga costata, Plocezyga delicata, Plocezyga excellens, Plocezyga indica, Plocezyga intermedia, Plocezyga lineata, Plocezyga lirata, Plocezyga markae, Plocezyga obscura, Plocezyga ornata, Plocezyga ornatissima, Plocezyga percostata, Plocezyga perminuta, Plocezyga regularia, Plocezyga subnodosa, Plocezyga subquadrata, Plocezyga tenuilirata, Plocezyga turbinata

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Virgilian of United States (1: New Mexico collection)

• Desmoinesian of United States (4: Ohio)

• Atokan of United States (1: Ohio)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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