Volutomorpha Gabb 1877 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Carota, Longoconcha, Pakiluta, Retipirula, Varens, Volutoderma

Subtaxa: Volutomorpha aspera Volutomorpha brasiliensis Volutomorpha dumasensis Volutomorpha gigantea Volutomorpha mutabilis Volutomorpha producta Volutomorpha retifera Volutomorpha splendida Volutomorpha valida

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (1: New Jersey collection)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), Cameroon (1), the Congo-Brazzaville (2), Egypt (2), Israel (1), Mexico (1), South Africa (1), United States (69: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 79 collections including 104 occurrences

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