Bivetopsia Jousseaume 1887 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Alternative spelling: Cancellaria (Bivetopsia)

Parent taxon: Cancellariinae according to B. Landau et al. 2012

See also Jung and Petit 1990, Landau and Marques da Silva 2010, Landau et al. 2007, Landau et al. 2012, Landau et al. 2008, Mukerjee 1939 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anapepta, Aphera, Axelella, Bivetiella, Cancellaria, Cancelrana, Coptostoma, Euclia, Fusiaphera, Gergovia, Inglisella, Maorivetia, Marianarona, Mariasveltia, Massyla, Narona, Oamaruia, Pepta, Pezantia, Pisanella, Plesiocerithium, Pristimerica, Pyruclia, Sveltella, Sydaphera, Tatara, Unitas, Ventrilia, Vercomaris

Subtaxa: Bivetopsia chrysostoma Bivetopsia pachia Bivetopsia plectilis Bivetopsia rugosa Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) herberti Cancellaria (Bivetopsia) moorei

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Type: Cancellaria chrysostoma

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: California, Florida collections)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1), the Dominican Republic (1), Jamaica (3), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of India (3), Panama (2), Venezuela (1)

Total: 15 collections including 17 occurrences

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