Fusimitra Conrad 1855 (mitre shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae

Alternative spelling: Mitra (Fusimitra)

Parent taxon: Mitrinae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Conrad 1856, MacNeil 1960, Sepkoski 2002 and Todd 2001

Sister taxon: Paleofusimitra

Subtaxa: Fusimitra antillensis Fusimitra conquisita Fusimitra limonensis Fusimitra sanctifrancisci Fusimitra swainsoni Mitra (Fusimitra) mellingtoni

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1 collection), Ecuador (1), Venezuela (3)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Colombia (1), Japan (1), Panama (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1)

• Oligocene of Mexico (3), United States (7: Florida, Mississippi)

• Eocene of Mexico (1), New Zealand (2), United States (71: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene of Belgium (1), Denmark (2), France (1), Poland (1)

Total: 99 collections including 108 occurrences

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