Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) nigra Knight 1930 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

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

Belongs to Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) according to H. A. Kulas and R. L. Batten 1997

See also Knight 1930

Sister taxa: Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) conica, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) convexus, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) granda, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) leveneae, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) lirata, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) mutabilis, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) nana, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) obliqua, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) pagoda, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) peoriense, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) pinquicula, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) pleurozyga, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) praeacuta, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) recticostata, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) rothi, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) teres, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) werneri

Type specimen: YPM 12972, a shell. Its type locality is SL-1. Headwaters of Feefee Creek, north of Olive St. & west of Lindberg Blvd., 1.5 km northwest of Stratmann (Olivette), which is in a Moscovian marine shale in the Appanoose Formation of Missouri.

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution: found only at SL-1. Headwaters of Feefee Creek, north of Olive St. & west of Lindberg Blvd., 1.5 km northwest of Stratmann (Olivette)

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