Solarium (snail)

Gastropoda - Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae

Parent taxon: Architectonicidae according to A. J. W. Hendy et al. 2008

See also Martin 1904 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acutitectonica, Architectonica, Basisulcata, Calodisculus, Dinaxis, Discotectonica, Disculus, Eosolarium, Granosolarium, Heliacinae, Mangonuia, Margaritella, Patulaxis, Philippia, Pseudomalaxis, Pseudotorinia, Psilaxis, Rinaldoconchus, Spirolaxis, Torinia, Torinista, Wangaloa

Subtaxa: Solarium ammonites Solarium amphitermum Solarium canaliculatum Solarium cotswoldiae Solarium disjunctum Solarium javanum Solarium ornatum Solarium patellatum Solarium plicatum Solarium stephanephorum Solarium sulcatum Solarium trilineatum Solarium wallalense

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Morocco (1 collection)

• Miocene of Brazil (2), Poland (1), United States (2: Maryland, New Jersey)

• Eocene of Egypt (1), France (5), Trinidad and Tobago (1), the United Kingdom (6)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Denmark (1), Egypt (1), Poland (1), United States (2: Alabama, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), Bulgaria (1), Cameroon (1), France (3), Madagascar (1), Switzerland (2), the United Kingdom (2)

• Jurassic of France (4), Saudi Arabia (2), Tunisia (2)

Total: 44 collections including 66 occurrences

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