Pelagiella exigua Resser and Howell 1938 (mollusk)

Helcionelloida - Pelagiellida - Pelagiellidae

Belongs to Pelagiella according to R. D. K. Thomas et al. 2020

See also Resser and Howell 1938

Sister taxa: Pelagiella adunca, Pelagiella asymmetrica, Pelagiella atlantoides, Pelagiella atlasensis, Pelagiella bentica, Pelagiella broeggeri, Pelagiella corinthiana, Pelagiella crassa, Pelagiella deltoides, Pelagiella escayachensis, Pelagiella lorenzi, Pelagiella madianensis, Pelagiella primaeva, Pelagiella serpentis, Pelagiella subangulata, Protoscaevogyra reversa

Type specimen: Its type locality is USNM locality 22L, half mile south of East Petersburg, which is in a Dyeran marine shale in the Kinzers Formation of Pennsylvania

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Cambrian of United States (4: Pennsylvania collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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