Bathytoma Harris and Burrows 1891 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae

Alternative spellings: Epalxis (Bathytoma), Genotia (Bathytoma), Pleurotoma (Bathytoma)

Parent taxon: Borsoniidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2011

See also Aldrich 1911, Baluk 2003, Beu et al. 1990, Marasti 1973, Sepkoski 2002, Vredenburg 1921, Vredenburg 1925, Wenz 1938, Wienrich and Janssen 2007 and Wilson 1994

Sister taxon: Zemacies

Subtaxa: Bathytoma boundeyi Bathytoma cataphracta Bathytoma granata Bathytoma haasti Bathytoma nonplicata Bathytoma pacifica Epalxis (Bathytoma) turbida Pleurotoma (Bathytoma) marieana

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (1), United States (1: Oregon)

• Miocene of Australia (3), Belgium (1), Denmark (2), Germany (28), India (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (4), the Netherlands (2), New Zealand (11), Pakistan (1)

• Oligocene of Denmark (4), Hungary (2), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (1), United States (15: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Bulgaria (1), the United Kingdom (12), United States (10: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Texas)

• Paleocene to Eocene of United States (1: California)

• Paleocene of Poland (2)

Total: 109 collections including 118 occurrences

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