Purkynespira Frýda and Bandel 1997 (snail)

Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda

Full reference: J. Frýda and K. Bandel. 1997. New Early Devonian gastropods from the Plectonotus (Boucotonotus) - Palaeozygopleura community in the Prague Basin (Bohemia). Mitteilungen Geologie-Paläontologie Institut der Universitat Hamburg 80:1-57

Parent taxon: Vetigastropoda according to J. Frýda and K. Bandel 1997

Sister taxa: Amberleyoidea, Angarioidea, Blodgettella, Cirroidea, Crosseolidae, Fissurelloidea, Frydatinus, Haliotoidea, Jurassiphorus, Lepetelloidea, Lepetodriloidea, Microdomatoidea, Neomphaloidea, Nodoconus, Pendromidae, Pleurotomariida, Ptychomphaloidea, Schizogonioidea, Scissurelloidea, Seguenzioidea, Selenimorpha, Trochina, Trochoidea, Turbinoidea

Subtaxa: Purkynespira parvulum Purkynespira reticulata

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Devonian of the Czech Republic (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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