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Gonysycon Woodring 1959 (fig shell)

Gastropoda - Ficoidea - Ficidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 9912

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1959. Geology and paleontology of Canal Zone and adjoining parts of Panama: Description of Tertiary mollusks (gastropods: Vermetidae to Thaididae). United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 306(B):147-239

Parent taxon: Ficidae according to W. P. Woodring 1959

Sister taxa: Austroficopsis, Bulbificopsis, Ficopsis, Ficus, Fusoficula, Perissolax, Priscoficus, Pseudogaleodea, Sycodes, Thalassocyon, Urosyca

Subtaxa: Gonysycon epomis

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore