Perissitys (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turbinellidae

Synonym: Cophocara Stewart 1927

Parent taxon: Vasinae according to A. G. Beu et al. 1990

See also Popenoe and Saul 1987, Sepkoski 2002 and Zinsmeister 1983

Sister taxa: Napulus, Vasum

Subtaxa: Cophocara stantoni Cophocara stewarti

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Paleocene of Mexico (1 collection), United States (3: California)

• Cretaceous of Canada (3: British Columbia), Mexico (4), United States (34: California, Washington)

Total: 45 collections each including a single occurrence

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