Heilprinia Grabau 1900 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae

Alternative spelling: Fusinus (Heilprinia)

Parent taxon: Fusininae according to M. A. Snyder 2003

See also DuBar 1958, Olsson and Harbison 1953, Sepkoski 2002 and Ward and Blackwelder 1987

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

Subtaxa: Heilprinia caloosaensis Heilprinia dalli Heilprinia lindae

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Type: Fusus caloosaensis

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (4: Florida collections)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of United States (8: Florida, North Carolina)

Total: 14 collections including 16 occurrences

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