Neverita Risso 1826 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

Alternative spellings: Natica (Neverita), Nerverita, Polinices (Neverita), Polynices (Neverita)

Parent taxon: Polinicinae according to M. Harzhauser 2004

See also Abbass 1967, Dockery 1980, Gardner 1947, Harzhauser 2002, Ladd 1977, Ladd 1982, Majima 1989, Marasti 1973, Marincovich 1977, Martin 1904, Moore 1976, Olsson 1931, Olsson and Harbison 1953, Palmer and Brann 1966, Sepkoski 2002, Spencer and Campbell 1987, Todd 2001, Weaver 1916 and Wienrich 2001

Sister taxa: Bulbus, Calinaticina, Cepatia, Choristes, Conuber, Euspira, Falsilunatia, Kerguelenatica, Mammilla, Payraudeautia, Pliconacca, Polinices, Poliniciella, Sigaticus, Uberella

Subtaxa: Neverita (Glossaulax) Neverita (Hypterita) Neverita (Neverita) Neverita asagaiensis Neverita calvimontana Neverita chiloensis Neverita chipolanus Neverita duplicatus Neverita eocenica Neverita globosa Neverita jamesae Neverita josephinia Neverita kaitbeyensis Neverita limula Neverita nereidis Neverita olla Neverita pabloensis Neverita paraguanensis Neverita samanensis Neverita secta Neverita semiglobosa Neverita subreclusiana Polynices (Neverita) eocenica

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Type: Natica josephinia

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections), Japan (11), Mexico (14), Morocco (1), Pakistan (3), the Philippines (1), South Africa (1), Thailand (1), United States (86: California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia), Vanuatu (1)

• Blancan of United States (3: California)

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

• Pliocene of Chile (1), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (3), Ecuador (1), Greece (2), Indonesia (5), Italy (5), Japan (5), Pakistan (1), Spain (1), United States (32: California, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene of Argentina (3), Austria (6), Belgium (1), Brazil (1), Chile (16), Colombia (41), the Dominican Republic (7), Ecuador (7), France (6), Germany (16), Greece (2), India (1), Italy (11), Japan (25), Mexico (4), Panama (29), Peru (1), Poland (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (2), Slovakia (1), United States (86: California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey), Venezuela (7)

• Oligocene of Greece (1), Hungary (2), Jamaica (1), Japan (13), Panama (1), Peru (1), United States (15: California, Oregon, Washington), Venezuela (2)

• Eocene of Angola (5), Colombia (7), Egypt (1), France (4), Indonesia (2), Japan (10), Mexico (5), the Netherlands Antilles (1), New Zealand (1), Nigeria (3), Panama (10), Peru (2), Somalia (1), Tonga (1), United States (84: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Washington), Venezuela (2)

• Paleocene of United States (4: Alabama, Maryland)

Total: 637 collections including 670 occurrences

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