Drawing of a shell of Styloptygma jaculum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Heterobranchia
Clade: Euthyneura
Clade: Panpulmonata
Superfamily: Pyramidelloidea
Family: Pyramidellidae
Genus: Styloptygma
A. Adams, 1860 [1]

Styloptygma is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Pyramidellidae, the pyrams and their allies.[2][3]


Species within the genus Styloptygma include:[2]

Species brought into synonymy


  1. A. Adams. Ann. and Mag. Nat. Hist., v, p. 411, 1860
  2. 1 2 Gofas, S. (2010). Styloptygma. In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2011-10-26
  3. Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213
External identifiers for Styloptygma
WoRMS 138418

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