Falsifusus (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Parent taxon: Fusinidae according to J. R. Gardner 1947

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Africolithes, Anomalofusus, Aptyxis, Buccinofusus, Clavilithes, Cyrtulus, Falsicolus, Fredenia, Fusinus, Glaphyrina, Granulifusus, Harasewychia, Heilprinia, Lepidocolus, Ollaphon, Priscofusus, Profusinus, Pseudoaptyxis, Pullincola, Remera, Solutofusus, Streptochetus, Streptodictyon, Taioma, Tectifusus, Trophonofusus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: Florida collection)

• Eocene of Mexico (4), United States (36: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of United States (27: Alabama, Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Tennessee)

Total: 69 collections including 79 occurrences

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