Poecilozonites nelsoni nelsoni Bland, 1875



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Poecilozonites nelsoni discoides Gulick, 1904; Poecilozonites nelsoni conoides Verrill, 1905


Conservation Status






Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Bland, T. (1875). Notes on certain terrestrial mollusks, with descriptions of new species. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York 11: 72-87.

Other references:

Gould, Stephen Jay. (1969). An evolutionary microcosm: Pleistocene and Recent history of the land snail P. (Poecilozonites) in Bermuda. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 138(7): 407-532.

Gulick, A. (1904). The fossil land shells of Bermuda. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 56(2): 406-425.

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Poecilozonites nelsoni nelsoni (Bland, 1875) †. Accessed at: on 2022-03-09

Verrill, A. E. (1905). The Bermuda Islands. Part IV. - Geology and paleontology, and Part V. - An account of the coral reefs. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 12: 45-204; 204-348; pls 16-40.


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