Galeodea Link 1807 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Cassidae

Alternative spellings: Galeodae, Galeodia

Synonyms: Caliagaleodea Clark 1942, Cassidaria Lamarck 1816, Cassis (Morio) Montfort 1810, Echinora Schumacher 1817, Galeodaria Conrad 1865, Galeodea (Caliagaleodea) Clark 1942, Galeodea (Galeoocorys) Kuroda and Habe 1957, Galeodea (Gomphopages) Gardner 1939, Galeodea (Mambrinia) Gardner 1939, Galeoocorys Kuroda and Habe 1957, Gomphopages Gardner 1939, Mambrinia Gardner 1939, Morio Montfort 1810, Taieria Finlay and Marwick 1937

Parent taxon: Cassinae according to A. G. Beu 2010

See also Abbass 1967, Beu 2005, Beu 2008, Clark 1942, Gliozzi and Malatesta 1983, Harzhauser and Mandic 2001, Kellogg 1923, Maxwell 1978, Mukerjee 1939, Nagao 1928, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995, Perrilliat et al. 2006, Sepkoski 2002, Squires 1984, Squires 1987, Squires 1988, Squires and Advocate 1986, Squires and Demetrion 1992, Turner 1938 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Cassis, Cypraecassis, Microsconsia, Sconsia

Subtaxa: Cassidaria cheops Cassidaria desori Cassidaria javana Cassidaria khaledi Galeodea (Gomphopages) turneri Galeodea (Mambrinia) gallica Galeodea (Mambrinia) nodosa Galeodea aegyptiaca Galeodea allani Galeodea bicatenata Galeodea californica Galeodea depressa Galeodea echinophora Galeodea fax Galeodea koureos Galeodea louella Galeodea megacephala Galeodea meganosensis Galeodea petersoni Galeodea planotecta Galeodea rex Galeodea sutterensis Galeodea tuberculiformis Galeodea wylliei Galeoocorys leucodoma

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Ireland (1), Italy (3)

• Pliocene of Belgium (3), Italy (1), the Netherlands (1), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (5)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Denmark (1), the Dominican Republic (1), India (2), Italy (6), New Zealand (9), Slovakia (1), United States (1: Washington)

• Waitakian of New Zealand (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (1)

• Oligocene of Austria (1), Germany (1), Japan (1), New Zealand (1), United States (5: South Carolina, Washington)

• Eocene of Australia (1), France (1), India (1), Indonesia (2), Mexico (10), New Zealand (6), Pakistan (2), Somalia (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (93: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oregon, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Argentina (2), Greenland (1), New Zealand (1), United States (6: Alabama, Louisiana, Maryland, Texas, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Germany (1), South Africa (1)

Total: 179 collections including 197 occurrences

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