Family Amathinidae Ponder 1987 (snail)

Gastropoda - Pyramidelloidea - Amathinidae

Parent taxon: Pyramidelloidea according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Beesley 1998, Ponder and Warén 1988 and Todd 2001

Sister taxa: Damesia, Heteronerita, Heteroneritidae, Jaminia, Murchisonellidae, Pyramidellidae, Scaphandridae, Tjaernoiidae, Tristeirostoma

Subtaxa: Amathina Aorotrema Clathrella Cyclothyca Leucotina Monotigma

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Type: Amathina

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Japan (1), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene of France (1), Japan (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of New Zealand (1)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1)

• Cretaceous of Germany (1), Poland (1)

Total: 12 collections including 14 occurrences

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