Strepsidura Swainson 1840 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative spellings: Eosiphonalia (Strepsidura), Fusus (Strepsidura)

Parent taxon: Pseudolivinae according to J. D. Stilwell et al. 2004

See also Clark 1895, Moore 1976, Sepkoski 2002, Squires 1984, Squires 1987 and Woods 1922

Sister taxa: Benthobia, Dorsanum, Fulmentum, Hubachia, Hydrotribulus, Luizia, Naudoliva, Popenoeum, Pseudoliva, Ptychosyca, Strepturidae, Sulcoliva, Zemira

Subtaxa: Fusus (Strepsidura) perlatus Strepsidura californica Strepsidura cossmanni Strepsidura diabloensis Strepsidura dumosa Strepsidura ficus Strepsidura gracilis Strepsidura howardi Strepsidura pacifica Strepsidura polaris Strepsidura soldadensis Strepsidura spirata

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (2 collections), Indonesia (4), Nigeria (7), Pakistan (1), Spain (7), the United Kingdom (7), United States (31: Alabama, California, Maryland, Mississippi, Texas)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (1), Austria (1), Egypt (1), Greenland (2), Nigeria (1), Pakistan (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (22: Alabama, Illinois, Maryland, Texas, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Cameroon (4)

Total: 93 collections including 98 occurrences

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