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Ptychozone Perner 1907 (snail)

Gastropoda - Murchisoniina - Lophospiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9176

Alternative spelling: Pleurotomaria (Ptychozone)

Full reference: J. Perner. 1907. Gastéropodes, Tome 2: Pleurotomaridae et Murchisonidae 1-380

Parent taxon: Lophospiridae according to P. J. Wagner 1999

Sister taxa: Arjamannia, Biarmeaspira, Donaldiella, Ectomaria, Frodospira, Gyronematinae, Hanusispira, Kawanamia, Longstaffia, Lophospira, Lophospirinae, Loxoplocus, Manzanospira, Paupospira, Platyworthenia, Ruedemannia, Ruedemanniinae, Ruedemanninae, Triredimiculum, Worthenia, Yochelsonospira

Subtaxa: none

Type: Worthenia aberrans

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder