Volutoderma Gabb 1877 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Parent taxon: Volutoderminae according to L. R. Saul and R. L. Squires 2008

See also Packard 1922 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Carota, Longoconcha, Pakiluta, Retipirula, Varens, Volutomorpha

Subtaxa: Volutoderma (Rostellinda) Volutoderma angelica Volutoderma antherena Volutoderma averillii Volutoderma blakei Volutoderma elderi Volutoderma elongata Volutoderma jalama Volutoderma magna Volutoderma perissa Volutoderma querna Volutoderma santana Volutoderma ynezae Volutoderma zitteliana

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (3: New Jersey collections)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Austria (1), Egypt (2), Germany (3), Mexico (1), Mozambique (1), United States (46: California, Minnesota, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Tennessee, Wyoming)

Total: 58 collections including 70 occurrences

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