Pyrifusus Conrad 1858 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Melongenidae

Parent taxon: Melongenidae according to N. F. Sohl 1964

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Sohl 1964

Sister taxa: Busyconinae, Cornulina, Deussenia, Echinofulgurinae, Fascioplex, Fyfea, Levifusus, Lomirosa, Melongeninae, Nipponitys, Palaeatractus, Protobusycon, Pseudomazzalina, Pugilina, Saginafusus, Saturnus, Torquifer, Tropochasca, Volema

Subtaxa: Pyrifusus crassus Pyrifusus ejundicus Pyrifusus sinuocostatus Pyrifusus subdensatus Pyrifusus subliratus

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of South Africa (1 collection), United States (80: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 81 collections including 88 occurrences

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