Phymatopleura nodosa Girty 1912 (snail)

Gastropoda - Pleurotomariida - Phymatopleuridae

Alternative combinations: Orestes nodosus, Phymatopleura nodosus

Full reference: G. H. Girty. 1912. On some new genera and species of Pennsylvanian fossils from the Wewoka Formation of Oklahoma. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 21(2):119-156

Belongs to Phymatopleura according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Batten 1995, Girty 1912, Girty 1915, Girty 1939, Knight 1941, Kues 1984, Kues and Batten 2001, Sturgeon 1937, Sturgeon 1964 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Phymatopleura brazoensis, Phymatopleura heteropleura, Phymatopleura kattaensis, Phymatopleura linkiana, Phymatopleura preclara, Phymatopleura thyrrena, Phymatopleura verneuili, Pleurotomaria (Phymatopleura) baccata, Pleurotomaria (Phymatopleura) paraliensis, Pleurotomaria (Phymatopleura) uchhaliensis

Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Desmoinesian of United States (20: Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas collections)

• Carboniferous of United States (3: New mexico, Oklahoma, Texas)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

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