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Pelecyogyra

Paragastropoda - Mimospirida - Onychochilidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2015Pelecyogyra Ebbestad and Lefebvre

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classParagastropoda
orderMimospirida
superfamilyClisospiroidea()
familyOnychochilidae
genusPelecyogyra

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. O. R. Ebbestad and B. Lefebvre 2015Shell large, up to 27 mm in length, sinistral with 3 whorls. Low translation down
the axis and rapidly expanding whorls, creating a shell wider than high, with the wide arc of the adapertural part of the shell shaped like the head of an axe. Ornamentation of fine and dense lirae.