Amoria Gray 1855 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Parent taxon: Volutidae according to G. Rosenberg et al. 2006

See also Darragh 1989, Sepkoski 2002 and Wilson 1994

Sister taxa: Alcithoinae, Amoriinae, Athletinae, Aurinia, Benthovoluta, Calliotectinae, Carota, Closia, Cymbiinae, Cymbium, Enaeta, Eucymba, Fulgoraria, Fulgorariinae, Gosavia, Haliinae, Involuta, Notoplejona, Notovoluta, Odontocymbiolinae, Pavora, Phenacoptygma, Scaphella, Scaphellinae, Teremachia, Volutilithinae, Volutinae, Yetinae, Zidoninae

Subtaxa: Amoria (Amoria)

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (4 collections)

• Pliocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Australia (5)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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