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Treated as Roosa zyggompha de Laubenfels, 1936, by de Laubenfels (1936); Epipolasis angulospiculata (Carter, 1879) by de Laubenfels (1936) and Storr (1964); Plakortis zyggompha (de Laubenfels, 1934), by Teerling (1975).
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Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies. 2016. GulfBase: Resource Database for Gulf of Mexico Research, Education, and Management. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. World Wide Web electronic publication. http://www.gulfbase.org, 10-26-2020.