Nodozyga rugifera Phillips 1836 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

Alternative combinations: Loxonema rugifera, Loxonema rugiferum, Melania rugifera, Palaeostylus (Stephanozyga) rugifera, Palaeostylus (Stephanozyga) rugiferus, Palaeozygopleura (Nodozyga) rugifera, Stephanozyga rugifera, Zygopleura rugifera

Full reference: J. Phillips. 1836. Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire; or, a description of the strata and organic remains; accompanied by a geological map, sections and diagrams, and figures of the fossils 1-236

Belongs to Nodozyga according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Amler and Heidelberger 2003, Batten 1966, Gromczakiewicz-Lomnicka 1972, Haughton 1859, HornĂ½ 1955, Kase 1988, Knight 1941, Longstaff 1933 and Phillips 1836

Sister taxa: Pseudozygopleura (Stephanozyga) lisaspira, Pseudozygopleura (Stephanozyga) nishimurai, Stephanozyga crassa, Stephanozyga granda, Stephanozyga ignorata, Stephanozyga lisaspira, Stephanozyga magna, Stephanozyga nodosa, Stephanozyga ornamentaria, Stephanozyga subnodosa, Nodozyga cylindracea, Nodozyga rowlandsi, Nodozyga longnorensis

Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Ireland (1 collection), Poland (1), the United Kingdom (8)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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