Pseudoaluco Clark and Durham 1946 (cerith snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae

Alternative spellings: Cerithium (Pseudoaluco), Pseudovertagus (Pseudoaluco)

Parent taxon: Cerithiadae according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

See also Clark and Durham 1946, Sepkoski 2002 and Squires 1987

Sister taxa: Alabininae, Argyropeza, Bellatara, Bezanconia, Bittiinae, Bittiolum, Cerithiinae, Cerithioclava, Cestumcerithium, Chavanicerithium, Crenatocerithium, Cupaniella, Dirocerithium, Elassum, Eocerithium, Fastigiella, Hemicerithium, Iddingsella, Jetwoodsia, Liocerithium, Nudivagus, Occidentocerithium, Orthochetus, Portoricia, Prismacerithium, Rhinoclavus, Royella, Schroederium, Serratocerithium, Sundabittium, Taxonia, Uchauxiinae, Zefallacia

Subtaxa: Cerithium (Pseudoaluco) gabrielensis Cerithium (Pseudoaluco) vientoensis Pseudoaluco (Globulocerithium) Pseudoaluco (Pseudoaluco)

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Eocene of Colombia (4 collections), United States (1: Florida)

• Paleocene of France (1), Iraq (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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