Morum Röding 1798 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Harpidae

Synonyms: Lambidium Link 1807, Oniscia Sowerby 1824, Oniscis Sowerby 1824, Plesioniscia Vokes 1998

Parent taxon: Harpidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Gardner 1947, Kanno 1973, Ladd 1982, Olsson 1931, Sepkoski 2002, Vokes 1998 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Austroharpa, Cryptochordinae, Eocithara, Harpinae, Moruminae

Subtaxa: Morum (Herculea) Morum (Morum) Morum (Oniscidea) Morum (Oniscidia) Morum lindae

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (1 collection), Ecuador (3), Haiti (1), Jamaica (1), Japan (1), United States (4: Florida), Vanuatu (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (9), Fiji (1), Indonesia (1), Japan (1), Mexico (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (8)

• Miocene of Brazil (2), the Dominican Republic (16), France (2), Germany (2), Grenada (3), India (1), Italy (4), Japan (1), New Zealand (1), Panama (1), Poland (1), United States (1: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (3: Florida)

• Oligocene of Hungary (1), Peru (2), United States (2: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Colombia (3), Panama (2), Peru (3), Venezuela (1)

• Paleocene of Nigeria (1)

Total: 89 collections including 99 occurrences

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