Vitrinella Adams 1850 (snail)

Gastropoda - Sorbeoconcha - Vitrinellidae

Synonym: Docomphala Bartsch 1907

Parent taxon: Vitrinellidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Abbott 1974, Addicott 1970, Gardner 1947, Ladd 1966, Perrilliat 1972, Sepkoski 2002 and Weisbord 1962

Sister taxa: Adeorbis, Anticlimax, Callomphala, Circulus, Cochiolepis, Cyclostremiscus, Discopsis, Elachorbis, Episcynia, Microthyca, Parviturboides, Pterolabrella

Subtaxa: Vitrinella (Docomphala) Vitrinella (Striovitrinella) Vitrinella (Vitrinella) Vitrinella (Vitrinellops) Vitrinella eschnaurae Vitrinella helicoidea Vitrinella jingguensis Vitrinella leeta Vitrinella minutastriata Vitrinella obliquestriata Vitrinella oldroydi Vitrinella rosecanyonensis Vitrinella stearnsi Vitrinella thomasi Vitrinella uvasula Vitrinella williamsoni

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Type: Vitrinella helicoidea

Ecology: epifaunal


• Quaternary of Mayotte (5 collections), Mexico (2), United States (24: California, Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (4)

• Pliocene of Jamaica (1), Mexico (2), United States (1: Virginia), Venezuela (3)

• Miocene of Indonesia (1), the Marshall Islands (1), Panama (1), United States (7: California, Florida)

• Oligocene of United States (16: Mississippi)

• Eocene of United States (23: Alabama, California, Mississippi, Texas, Virginia)

• Paleocene of United States (3: Alabama, Maryland, Texas)

• Cretaceous of Spain (2), United States (1: Tennessee)

• Jurassic of China (2)

Total: 99 collections including 112 occurrences

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