Pseudozygopleura semicostata Meek 1871 (snail)

Gastropoda - Prosobranchia - Pseudozygopleuridae

Alternative combinations: Loxonema attenuata semicostata, Loxonema semicostata, Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) semicostata, Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) semicostatus, Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura) semicostata

Full reference: F. B. Meek. 1871. Descriptions of new species of invertebrate fossils from Ohio and other western states and territories. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 23:159-184

Belongs to Pseudozygopleura according to H. -Z. Pan and D. H. Erwin 2002

See also Hoare 1961, Hoare and Sturgeon 1985, Knight 1930, Kues and Batten 2001, Kulas and Batten 1997, Meek 1871, Meek and Worthen 1873, N├╝tzel 1998, Reed 1944 and Yochelson and Saunders 1967

Sister taxa: Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) belli, Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) eucharis, Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) obtusicacuminis, Palaeostylus (Pseudozygopleura) terebrus, Pseudozygopleura (Hemizygoides), Pseudozygopleura (Pseudozygopleura), Pseudozygopleura acuminata, Pseudozygopleura angustata, Pseudozygopleura assertonsoris, Pseudozygopleura baltea, Pseudozygopleura cirritus, Pseudozygopleura condrai, Pseudozygopleura contractus, Pseudozygopleura croneisi, Pseudozygopleura deloi, Pseudozygopleura eximia, Pseudozygopleura funis, Pseudozygopleura girtyi, Pseudozygopleura gradatus, Pseudozygopleura irrugata, Pseudozygopleura kellettae, Pseudozygopleura knighti, Pseudozygopleura lanceolatus, Pseudozygopleura lefebvrei, Pseudozygopleura limus, Pseudozygopleura macra, Pseudozygopleura micra, Pseudozygopleura moorei, Pseudozygopleura mucronatus, Pseudozygopleura multicostata, Pseudozygopleura obtusicacuminis, Pseudozygopleura palus, Pseudozygopleura pandus, Pseudozygopleura perversa, Pseudozygopleura plebium, Pseudozygopleura plummeri, Pseudozygopleura pluricostata, Pseudozygopleura pugonis, Pseudozygopleura pulchra, Pseudozygopleura pupa, Pseudozygopleura rectus, Pseudozygopleura restis, Pseudozygopleura schucherti, Pseudozygopleura scitula, Pseudozygopleura scruposus, Pseudozygopleura sinuosior, Pseudozygopleura smithiana, Pseudozygopleura subclathrata, Pseudozygopleura subulatus, Pseudozygopleura tenuivirga, Pseudozygopleura variegata, Pseudozygopleura yandellana, Pyrgozyga marvinwelleri, Pseudozygopleura (Pyrgozyga) warthini

Ecology: epifaunal


• Permian of Pakistan (1 collection)

• Desmoinesian of United States (12: Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio)

• Atokan of United States (1: Kentucky)

• Carboniferous of United States (3: Missouri, Ohio)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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