Antillophos Woodring 1928 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Alternative spellings: Phos (Antillophos), Tritiaria (Antillophos)

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

See also Gardner 1947, Marks 1951, Oinomikado 1939, Sepkoski 2002 and Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Accidenticulabrum, Aeneator, Agasoma, Aliofusus, Amarophos, Ancistrolepis, Aplus, Austrocominella, Austrofusus, Babylonia, Bailya, Beringiinae, Bolis, Brachysphingus, Buccininae, Buccinopsis, Buccinulum, Buccinum, Burnupena, Caducifer, Calicantharus, Cantharus, Chrysodomus, Clinopegma, Colinae, Colubraria, Colus, Cominella, Cymatophos, Cyrtochetus, Dipsaccus, Donovaniinae, Editharus, Egotistica, Engina, Enzinopsis, Eobuccinella, Euthrenopsis, Euthria, Gemophos, Hanetia, Hindsia, Iredalula, Janiopsis, Kaiparanura, Kelletia, Khetella, Lacinia, Laevibuccinum, Latrunculus, Loochooia, Metaphos, Metula, Molopophorus, Monoptygma, Monostiolum, Nassa, Nassicola, Nawenia, Neosconsia, Nicema, Northia, Odontobasis, Pangoa, Paracominia, Pareuthria, Parvisipho, Pegocomptus, Penion, Perunassa, Phos, Pisania, Pisaniinae, Pomahakia, Proneptunea, Prosipho, Pseudofulgur, Pseudolivinae, Pseudoneptunea, Ptychosalpinx, Savatieria, Scalaspira, Searlesia, Siphonalia, Siphonalinae, Siphonofusus, Stantonella, Suessionia, Suessonia, Terebrifusus, Trominina, Truncaria, Varicosipho, Volutopsiinae, Wrigleya, Zelandiella

Subtaxa: Antillophos (Antillophos) Antillophos (Rhipophos) Antillophos candeanus Antillophos elegans Antillophos estrellensis Antillophos fictilis Antillophos pirabica Tritiaria (Antillophos) landesi

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Type: Cancellaria candeana

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (4 collections), Mexico (1), Panama (3), United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1), Costa Rica (15), the Dominican Republic (10), Ecuador (5), Haiti (1), Jamaica (5), Mexico (2), Panama (21), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (11)

• Miocene of Brazil (2), Colombia (10), Costa Rica (1), the Dominican Republic (38), Ecuador (5), Grenada (1), Panama (94), Peru (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (3: Florida, Oregon), Venezuela (3)

• Oligocene of Japan (1), Panama (5)

• Eocene of United States (6: Texas)

Total: 252 collections including 308 occurrences

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