Plectonotoides boucoti Peel 1974 (snail)

Gastropoda - Bellerophontida - Plectonotidae

Alternative combination: Plectonotus boucoti

Full reference: J. S. Peel. 1974. Systematics, ontogeny and functional morphology of Silurian trilobed bellerophontacean gastropods. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmark 23:231-264

Belongs to Plectonotoides according to P. J. Wagner 2017

See also Boucot et al. 1986, Peel 1974 and Peel 1977

Sister taxa: Plectonotoides cherylae, Plectonotoides gaspensis, Plectonotoides trilobatus

Type specimen: USNM 169584, a shell

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Silurian of Canada (1: Nova Scotia collection), Sweden (3), the United Kingdom (3), United States (5: Maryland, New York, Ohio)

Total: 12 collections including 13 occurrences

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