Lambis Röding 1798 (conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

Synonyms: Lambis (Millepes) Mörch 1852, Millepes Mörch 1852, Pterocera Lamarck 1799, Strombus (Millepes) Mörch 1852

Parent taxon: Strombus according to K. Bandel 2007

See also Bouchet 2015, Ladd 1972, Sepkoski 2002, Stone 2001, Vaught et al. 1989 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Strombus (Conomurex), Strombus (Dolomena), Strombus (Doxander), Strombus (Euprotomus), Strombus (Eustrombus), Strombus (Gibberulus), Strombus (Labiostrombus), Strombus (Laevistrombus), Strombus (Lentigo), Strombus (Macrostrombus), Strombus (Strombus), Strombus (Tricornis), Strombus alatus, Strombus arayaensis, Strombus bifrons, Strombus blanci, Strombus contortus, Strombus cossmanni, Strombus daviesi, Strombus evergladesensis, Strombus fasciatus, Strombus fasciatus, Strombus floridanus, Strombus galeatus, Strombus gatunensis, Strombus glaber, Strombus herklotsi, Strombus inflatus, Strombus javanus, Strombus junghuhni, Strombus labiatus, Strombus lindae, Strombus mekranicus, Strombus nodosus, Strombus proximus, Strombus pugilis, Strombus sedanensis, Strombus tournoueri, Strombus triangulatus, Strombus uncatus, Strombus urceus, Strombus vomer

Subtaxa: Lambis (Harpago) Lambis (Lambis) Lambis goniophora Lambis lambis Lambis millepeda Lambis scorpius Pterocera dubia

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Fiji (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (2), United States (6: Hawaii), Vanuatu (1)

• Miocene of Fiji (1)

• Eocene of Croatia (1), Germany (1), India (1), Pakistan (2), Romania (3)

• Paleocene of Pakistan (2)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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