Archimediella Sacco 1895 (turret shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Alternative spelling: Turritella (Archimediella)

Parent taxon: Turritellinae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

See also Allmon 1996, Bohm 1926, Harzhauser 2002, Marasti 1973, Sepkoski 2002, Shuto 1974, van den Hoek Ostende et al. 2002 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Banzarecolpus, Callostracum, Coeloconica, Colposigma, Colpospira, Gazameda, Hataiella, Idaella, Maoricolpus, Neohaustator, Nipponocolpus, Oligodia, Reymentella, Sechuritella, Spirocolpus, Tachyrhynchus, Torquesia, Tropicolpus, Turritella, Wyatella, Wyattella, Zaria, Zeacolpus, Kamchatkella, Armatus

Subtaxa: Archimediella (Archimediella) Archimediella (Torculoidella) Archimediella cochlea Archimediella dirkhartogensis Archimediella fastigiata Archimediella maculata Turritella (Archimediella) erronea Turritella (Archimediella) spolongensis

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Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: North Carolina collection)

• Pliocene of Greece (2), United States (8: Florida, North Carolina)

• Miocene of Austria (4), Denmark (2), Greece (2), Hungary (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (5), the Netherlands (2), Northern Mariana Islands (3), Romania (2), Slovakia (1)

• Eocene of Namibia (1)

• Cretaceous of South Africa (1)

Total: 36 collections including 46 occurrences

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