Strepsodiscus hoyti Walcott 1890 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Tropidodiscidae

Alternative combinations: Pelagiella hoyti, Platyceras hoyti

Full reference: C. D. Walcott. 1890. Description of new forms of Upper Cambrian fossils. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 13:267-279

Belongs to Strepsodiscus according to P. J. Wagner 2023

See also Walcott 1890 and Walcott 1912

Sister taxa: Strepsodiscus austrinus, Strepsodiscus franconiensis, Strepsodiscus major, Strepsodiscus minutissimus, Strepsodiscus pagoda, Strepsodiscus paucivoluta, Strepsodiscus praecursor, Strepsodiscus shinetonensis, Strepsodiscus splettstoesseri, Strepsodiscus strongi

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Loc. 76. Hoyts Quarry, 4 miles west of Saratoga Springs (Cambrian of New York)

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