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Pelagiella Matthew 1895 (mollusk)

Helcionelloida - Pelagielloidea - Pelagiellidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 7874

Synonyms: Auriculaspira Zhou and Xiao 1984 (no. 65544), Auriculatespira Zhou and Xiao 1984 (no. 65536), Parapelagiella Kobayashi 1939 (no. 71128), Pelagiella (Parapelagiella) Kobayashi 1939 (no. 202774), Protoscaevogyra Kobayashi 1939 (no. 8295)

Full reference: G. F. Matthew. 1895. The Protolenus fauna. Transactions of the New York Academy of Sciences 14:101-153

Parent taxon: Pelagiellidae according to P. J. Wagner 2016

Sister taxa: Cambretina, Costipelagiella, Proeccyliopterus, Tannuspira, Tianzhushanospira

Subtaxa: Pelagiella adunca, Pelagiella asymmetrica, Pelagiella atlantoides, Pelagiella atlasensis, Pelagiella bentica, Pelagiella corinthiana, Pelagiella crassa, Pelagiella deltoides, Pelagiella escayachensis, Pelagiella lorenzi, Pelagiella madianensis, Pelagiella pagoda, Pelagiella primaeva, Pelagiella serpentis, Pelagiella subangulata, Protoscaevogyra reversa

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Type: Cyrtolites atlantoides

Ecology: epifaunal grazer