Pietteia Cossmann 1904 (snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

Synonym: Bicorempterus Gründel 2001

Parent taxon: Dimorphosominae according to H. A. Kollmann 2009

See also Conti and Szabó 1989, Gründel 2003, Kaim 2004, Kase 1984 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cuphotifer, Dimorphosoma

Subtaxa: Pietteia (Trietteia) Pietteia distorta Pietteia tatahouinensis Pietteia trispinigera

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Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Japan (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Germany (2), Hungary (1), India (6), Israel (1), Italy (4), Kenya (1), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Saudi Arabia (5), Spain (9), Tanzania (2), Tunisia (3), Yemen (2)

Total: 39 collections including 40 occurrences

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