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Gastropoda - Juliidae

Juliidae was named by Smith (1885) [m. kosnik taxon no: 7735]. It is extant. Its type is Julia.

It was assigned to Oxynooidea by Beesley (1998); and to Gastropoda by Bouchet et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1885Juliidae Smith
1998Juliidae Beesley p. 942
2010Juliidae Bouchet et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
familyJuliidaeSmith 1885
familyJuliidaeSmith 1885

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: epifaunalc
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2004-02-29 11:40:59
Modified: 2010-02-11 01:35:02
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Aquitanian to the top of the Late/Upper Pliocene or 23.03000 to 2.58800 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 20.44 Ma

Collections (18 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aquitanian23.03 - 20.44France Julia girondica (74861)
Burdigalian20.44 - 15.97USA (Florida) Julia floridana (41760 42328)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Dominican Republic Julia sp. (131369)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Dominican Republic Julia sp. (84984 90619 93717 94000 94099 131374 131386 131387 131494)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Dominican Republic Julia sp. (93737)
Zanclean - Piacenzian5.333 - 2.588Italy (Siena) Candinia pliocaenica (71102)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Jamaica Julia gardnerae (58522 69093 69094)