Turritella Lamarck 1799 (turret shell)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae

Parent taxon: Turritellinae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Abbass 1962, Abbass 1967, Allmon 1996, Bohm 1926, Bouchet et al. 2005, Dockery 1993, Frassinetti and Covacevich 1999, Gardner 1943, Gardner 1947, Gardner 1948, Gliozzi and Malatesta 1983, Harzhauser 2002, Harzhauser 2004, Harzhauser 2007, Harzhauser and Mandic 2001, Iqbal 1973, Jung 1971, Kase 1984, Kensley and Pether 1986, Ladd 1972, MacNeil 1960, Marquet 1997, Martin 1904, Moore 1976, Mukerjee 1939, Olsson 1931, Olsson 1967, Oostingh 1935, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995, Perrilliat 1972, Perrilliat 1987, Popenoe 1937, Rivera 1957, Scott 1970, Sepkoski 2002, Shuto 1974, Stilwell et al. 2004, Todd 2001, van den Hoek Ostende et al. 2002, Vera-Peláez et al. 2004, Ward 1992, Ward and Blackwelder 1987, Weisbord 1962, Wienrich 2001, Wilson 1993, Woodring 1928, Woodring 1959 and Zinsmeister 1983

Sister taxa: Archimediella, Banzarecolpus, Callostracum, Coeloconica, Colposigma, Colpospira, Gazameda, Hataiella, Idaella, Maoricolpus, Neohaustator, Oligodia, Reymentella, Sechuritella, Spirocolpus, Tachyrhynchus, Torquesia, Tropicolpus, Wyatella, Wyattella, Zaria, Zeacolpus

Subtaxa: Turritella (Bactrospira) Turritella (Broderiptella) Turritella (Eichwaldiella) Turritella (Kurosioia) Turritella (Peyrotia) Turritella (Sohlitella) Turritella (Tomyris) Turritella (Turritella) Turritella (Zaria) Turritella abbatis Turritella abrupta Turritella admirabilis Turritella aequistriata Turritella affinis Turritella ageri Turritella aguilerae Turritella alternans Turritella altilirata Turritella ambulacrum Turritella anceps Turritella andersoni Turritella antigona Turritella apita Turritella arethusa Turritella arsenei Turritella assimilis Turritella attenuata Turritella auricincta Turritella beaufortensis Turritella belviderei Turritella berjadinensis Turritella bernardi Turritella bhagothorensis Turritella bicarinata Turritella bicingulata Turritella bosei Turritella boughtoni Turritella brunnhilda Turritella buckinghamensis Turritella bucklandii Turritella cahuillensis Turritella caleta Turritella canaliculata Turritella candida Turritella caparonis Turritella caribaea Turritella carlottae Turritella ceibana Turritella chaneyi Turritella chicoensis Turritella chinhauaninae Turritella chira Turritella clathratula Turritella cocoditana Turritella columnaris Turritella communis Turritella conquistadorana Turritella conspera Turritella cooperi Turritella cornuatus Turritella crocea Turritella cruzadoi Turritella cumberlandia Turritella curamichatensis Turritella dalli Turritella daviesi Turritella dickersoni Turritella dutexata Turritella encina Turritella exaltata Turritella excavata Turritella fica Turritella filicincta Turritella forresti Turritella fuerta Turritella fultoni Turritella gabrielensis Turritella galvesia Turritella gatunensis Turritella gilbertharrisi Turritella goldfusii Turritella gonisotoma Turritella gothica Turritella guppyi Turritella halensis Turritella hallii Turritella hamiltonensis Turritella hannai Turritella harrisoni Turritella hearni Turritella heberti Turritella herberti Turritella hollandi Turritella hookeri Turritella hopkinsi Turritella hosworthi Turritella hubbardi Turritella humerosa Turritella hybrida Turritella iddingsi Turritella illesca Turritella illustris Turritella imperialis Turritella inca Turritella indenta Turritella infraconstricta Turritella infragranulata Turritella infralineata Turritella iota Turritella kachhensis Turritella kaiseri Turritella kansasensis Turritella kayalensis Turritella keaseyensis Turritella keswickensis Turritella kimberi Turritella lagunillasensis Turritella lahirii Turritella larensis Turritella leptomita Turritella lindae Turritella listrota Turritella lloydsmithi Turritella lorenzana Turritella machapoorensis Turritella maputi Turritella marianopsis Turritella masinguiensis Turritella matarucana Turritella mauryana Turritella medioconcava Turritella meganosensis Turritella melanoides Turritella merenskyi Turritella meroensis Turritella merriami Turritella monilifera Turritella monilifera Turritella montserratensis Turritella narica Turritella nasuta Turritella nelsoni Turritella nerinexa Turritella nodosa Turritella noetlingi Turritella obruta Turritella ochlockoneensis Turritella ocoyana Turritella olssoni Turritella opalina Turritella opalina Turritella oregonensis Turritella oreodoxa Turritella ossa Turritella pachecoensis Turritella paedopsis Turritella pagodula Turritella paraguanensis Turritella pasada Turritella perforata Turritella pescaderoensis Turritella petersoni Turritella pilsbryi Turritella pinfoldi Turritella pittsburgensis Turritella planispira Turritella pondicherriensis Turritella portaroi Turritella porterensis Turritella praelonga Turritella prenuncia Turritella pseudobandongensis Turritella pseudohauthalli Turritella pseudotethis Turritella puncticulata Turritella quadrangulonodosa Turritella quadrilira Turritella rakhiensis Turritella reevei Turritella reversa Turritella riverae Turritella robusta Turritella rotundata Turritella rustica Turritella salasi Turritella salchica Turritella saltoensis Turritella samanensis Turritella segmenta Turritella seriatimgranulata Turritella sexlineata Turritella shataii Turritella sherborni Turritella simiensis Turritella soldadensis Turritella soriensis Turritella sowerbii Turritella steiningeri Turritella stephanensis Turritella subcanaliculata Turritella subcarinata Turritella subgrundifera Turritella subtilestriata Turritella subtilis Turritella subuvasana Turritella subvariabilis Turritella susanaensis Turritella tampae Turritella taurinensis Turritella temblorensis Turritella terebellata Turritella terebralis Turritella terebriformis Turritella tipperi Turritella tornata Turritella torulosa Turritella totiumsanctorum Turritella tricincta Turritella tricostata Turritella trilineata Turritella trilira Turritella turbinata Turritella turris Turritella tuxtepecensis Turritella uvasana Turritella varicosta Turritella ventricosa Turritella vertebroides Turritella vientoensis Turritella vistana Turritella vitulata Turritella washingtoniana Turritella weaveri Turritella wittichi Turritella woodsi Turritella xylina Turritella yucatecana

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Type: Turbo terebra

Ecology: facultatively mobile semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Angola (1 collection), Chile (2), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (4), Ecuador (2), Eritrea (1), Fiji (1), Guam (2), India (1), Ireland (1), Italy (4), Japan (3), Jordan (3), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (14), Morocco (3), Namibia (1), Pakistan (1), Panama (1), Peru (1), the Philippines (1), South Africa (5), Spain (4), Taiwan (11), the United Kingdom (9), United States (42: California, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina), Vanuatu (2), Venezuela (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Guam (1), Malaysia (5), Mexico (1), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Belgium (4), Colombia (17), Costa Rica (13), Cyprus (1), the Dominican Republic (4), Ecuador (11), Fiji (2), Greece (2), Haiti (3), Indonesia (9), Iran (1), Italy (5), Jamaica (6), Japan (20), Mexico (12), Pakistan (6), Panama (14), Papua New Guinea (1), Peru (1), the Philippines (1), South Africa (2), Trinidad and Tobago (11), the United Kingdom (3), United States (92: California, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia), Venezuela (21)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (3), Indonesia (2)

• Miocene of Algeria (8), Anguilla (2), Argentina (22), Austria (17), Belgium (1), Brazil (11), Canada (1: British Columbia), Chile (13), Colombia (154), Costa Rica (2), Cyprus (5), the Czech Republic (1), Denmark (1), the Dominican Republic (5), Ecuador (28), France (7), French Southern Territories (1), Germany (58), Greece (2), Grenada (4), Guam (2), Haiti (2), India (25), Indonesia (15), Iran (1), Italy (16), Jamaica (1), Japan (40), Kazakhstan (1), Libya (1), Madagascar (1), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (26), Moldova (6), Morocco (3), Myanmar (1), Pakistan (8), Panama (166), Peru (33), the Philippines (1), Poland (2), Puerto Rico (1), Romania (4), the Russian Federation (3), Saudi Arabia (2), Slovakia (11), South Africa (1), Trinidad and Tobago (26), Turkey (10), United States (145: California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington), Venezuela (42)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1), Haiti (2), United States (21: Alaska, California, Florida, Georgia), Venezuela (3)

• Oligocene to Pliocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene of Antigua and Barbuda (1), Argentina (7), Australia (1), Colombia (1), Ecuador (1), Germany (1), Greece (1), Haiti (1), Hungary (3), India (1), Iran (2), Italy (1), Jamaica (3), Japan (19), Libya (2), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (2), Myanmar (4), Oman (2), Pakistan (5), Panama (6), Peru (17), Puerto Rico (5), Romania (8), the Russian Federation (4), Somalia (1), Trinidad and Tobago (2), Turkey (1), United States (105: Alabama, Alaska, California, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington), Venezuela (12)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (2), Haiti (1), United States (3: Oregon, Virginia)

• Eocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Angola (1), Argentina (3), Belgium (1), Bosnia and Herzegovina (2), Bulgaria (1), Colombia (15), Egypt (14), France (9), Germany (2), Haiti (1), Hungary (2), India (5), Italy (2), Jamaica (4), Japan (14), Libya (1), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (22), Namibia (1), the Netherlands (1), the Netherlands Antilles (2), Nigeria (12), Pakistan (13), Panama (13), Peru (30), Saudi Arabia (1), Spain (53), the United Kingdom (12), United States (353: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington), Venezuela (4)

• Paleocene to Eocene of United States (3: Louisiana, South Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene of Argentina (24), Austria (2), Belgium (2), Bulgaria (1), Canada (1: Yukon), Colombia (1), Egypt (6), Germany (3), Greenland (3), India (1), Libya (1), Mexico (10), Pakistan (5), Poland (6), Puerto Rico (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (257: Alabama, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia)

• Paleogene of United States (1: California)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (3: New Jersey, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Albania (1), Argentina (25), Australia (1), Brazil (1), Cameroon (1), Colombia (1), Egypt (8), France (5), Germany (6), Indian Ocean (1), Israel (8), Jamaica (3), Japan (1), Madagascar (1), Mexico (7), Mozambique (3), Peru (1), Poland (4), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (3), South Africa (1), Sweden (1), Switzerland (5), USSR (6), the United Kingdom (12), United States (630: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah), Venezuela (2)

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (1), Luxembourg (1)

• Triassic of Italy (3), United States (4: Alaska)

Total: 3273 collections including 4685 occurrences

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