Mesohalina Wittibschlager 1983 (horn snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Potamididae

Parent taxon: Potamididae according to R. Marquet et al. 2008

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cerithidea, Atractostoma, Canaliscala, Urgonella

Subtaxa: Mesohalina brabantinus Mesohalina burdigalinus Mesohalina margaritaceus Mesohalina taschei

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (2 collections), Greece (1), Madagascar (1)

• Oligocene of Austria (5), Belgium (5), Germany (1), Greece (2), Turkey (5)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 24 collections including 28 occurrences

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