Amuletum Stephenson 1941 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Parent taxon: Turridae according to N. F. Sohl 1964

See also Sepkoski 2002 and Sohl 1964

Sister taxa: Adelocythara, Amekicythara, Andicula, Awateria, Beretra, Borsoniinae, Carinodrillia, Clavatula, Cochlespirella, Cochlespiropsis, Compsodrillia, Coronia, Crassispira, Cryptoconinae, Cryptogemma, Daphinellinae, Decollidrillia, Drilliinae, Drillinae, Eoclathurella, Eopleurotoma, Eosurcula, Epalxis, Epidirella, Epidirona, Eucheilodon, Fusimilis, Fusiturricula, Gemmula, Genotia, Glabrocythara, Glossispira, Hemisurcula, Hesperiturris, Infracoronia, Inquisitor, Iotyrris, Knefastia, Kuroshioturris, Lepicythara, Leucosyrinx, Lioglyphostoma, Lophiotoma, Lucerapex, Lurifax, Lutema, Lyrosurcula, Maesiella, Megasurcula, Michela, Miraclathurella, Monilispira, Muteluma, Nasavusavuia, Optoturris, Pachycythara, Parasyngenochilus, Perrona, Pilsbryspira, Pleurofusia, Polystira, Procerapex, Protosurcula, Pseudoraphitoma, Ptychobela, Ptychosyrinx, Remnita, Scobinella, Sedilia, Sinistrella, Surculites, Surculoma, Tiariturris, Trachelochetus, Trypanotoma, Trypanotopsis, Turricula, Turridrupa, Turrinae, Turrinosyrinx, Turris, Unedogemmula, Vaughanites, Xenuroturris, Zonulispira

Subtaxa: Amuletum (Amuletum) Amuletum (Lutema) Amuletum costatum Amuletum fasciolatum

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Indonesia (2 collections), United States (1: Texas)

• Paleocene of Greenland (1), United States (10: Texas)

• Cretaceous of Australia (1), Japan (1), the Russian Federation (1), United States (43: Alabama, California, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 60 collections including 85 occurrences

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