Pleurofusia de Gregorio 1890 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Alternative spellings: Pleurotoma (Pleurofusia), Surcula (Pleurofusia), Turricula (Pleurofusia)

Parent taxon: Turridae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Dockery 1977, Petuch 1997, Sepkoski 2002, Squires 1984, Squires 1987, Vredenburg 1921 and Woodring 1970

Sister taxa: Adelocythara, Amekicythara, Amuletum, Andicula, Antiplanes, Awateria, Beretra, Borsoniinae, Carinodrillia, Clavatula, Cochlespirella, Cochlespiropsis, Compsodrillia, Coronia, Crassispira, Cryptoconinae, Cryptogemma, Daphinellinae, Decollidrillia, Drilliinae, Drillinae, Eoclathurella, Eopleurotoma, Eosurcula, Epalxis, Epidirella, Epidirona, Eucheilodon, Fusimilis, Fusiturricula, Gemmula, Genotia, Glabrocythara, Glossispira, Hemisurcula, Hesperiturris, Infracoronia, Inquisitor, Iotyrris, Knefastia, Kuroshioturris, Lepicythara, Leucosyrinx, Lioglyphostoma, Lophiotoma, Lucerapex, Lurifax, Lutema, Lyrosurcula, Maesiella, Megasurcula, Michela, Miraclathurella, Monilispira, Muteluma, Nasavusavuia, Optoturris, Pachycythara, Parasyngenochilus, Perrona, Pilsbryspira, Polystira, Procerapex, Protosurcula, Pseudoraphitoma, Ptychobela, Ptychosyrinx, Remnita, Scalaturris, Scobinella, Sedilia, Sinistrella, Surculites, Surculoma, Tiariturris, Trachelochetus, Trypanotoma, Trypanotopsis, Turricula, Turridrupa, Turrinae, Turrinosyrinx, Turris, Unedogemmula, Vaughanites, Xenuroturris, Zonulispira

Subtaxa: Pleurofusia (Cruziturricula) Pleurofusia dowlingi Pleurofusia fluctuosa Pleurofusia vicksburgensis Pleurotoma (Pleurofusia) longirostropsis Surcula (Pleurofusia) feddeni Surcula (Pleurofusia) fusus Surcula (Pleurofusia) phasma Surcula (Pleurofusia) scala Turricula (Pleurofusia) obliquinodosa Turricula (Pleurofusia) pseudoscala

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Type: Pleurotoma (Pleurofusia) longirostropsis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Panama (1)

• Miocene of Brazil (5), Colombia (15), Ecuador (3), Mexico (1), Myanmar (5), Panama (29), Peru (1)

• Oligocene of Mexico (1), Myanmar (5), Panama (1), United States (33: Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina)

• Eocene of Indonesia (2), Mexico (1), Pakistan (2), United States (66: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Washington), Venezuela (2)

• Paleocene of United States (2: California, Texas)

Total: 176 collections including 220 occurrences

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