Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Palaeozygopleura obesa

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae

Taxonomy
Palaeozygopleura obesa was named by Yoo (1994) [= Palaeozygopleura sp. Yoo, 1988: 238, table 2.]. Its type specimen is F78477, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Marohn. Yoo Loc. 28. 150 m west of Marohn homestead, which is in a Tournaisian carbonate limestone in the Dangarfield Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Palaeozygopleura obesa Yoo pp. 84-85 figs. pl. 16 f. 1-4
2017Palaeozygopleura obesa Wagner p. 5613

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassOrthogastropoda
orderMurchisoniina
superfamilyLoxonematoidea(Koken 1889)
familyPalaeozygopleuridae
genusPalaeozygopleura
speciesobesa

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
No diagnoses are available