Alocodera cockayni Deflandre
A. cockayni after Deflandre, 1936

 

 

Genus Alocodera Jung, 1942

 

Diagnosis: Shell pyriform, compressed, neck separated by a lateral indentation from the posterior part of the lest and sometimes with 2 difficult to observe lateral pores; aperture arched in narrow view, thickened rim (Fig. 33). Shell very transparent, yellowish, smooth surface, small xenosomes in organic cement.

Type species: Alocodera cockayni (Penard, 1910)

Monospecific

 

Ecology: sphagnum, rare, only known from the southern hemisphere.