Tanea Marwick 1931 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Naticoidea - Naticidae

Parent taxon: Naticinae according to R. Majima 1989

See also Beu et al. 1990 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Aloconatica, Carinacca, Cryptonatica, Friginatica, Natica, Naticarius, Notocochlis, Paratectonatica, Proxiuber, Stigmaulax, Tasmatica, Tectonatica

Subtaxa: Tanea dillwyni Tanea hamiltonensis Tanea lineata Tanea undulata Tanea zelandica

View classification

Type: Natica zelandica

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), New Zealand (2), Thailand (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (1)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (4), Italy (1), Japan (2), Pakistan (2)

• Miocene of Australia (7), Germany (1), India (1), Indonesia (4), Italy (1), New Zealand (9)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), New Zealand (3)

• Eocene of New Zealand (3)

• Paleocene of United States (1: California)

Total: 45 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.