Cymbiola Swainson 1831 (volute)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae

Synonyms: Aulica Gray 1847, Cymbiolacca Iredale 1929, Cymbiolena Iredale 1929, Pseudocymbiola McMichael 1961

Parent taxon: Volutinae according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

See also Darragh 1989, Oostingh 1935, Rosenberg et al. 2006, Sepkoski 2002 and Wilson 1994

Sister taxa: Calliotectum, Callipara, Chiraluta, Cordilyria, Ctenilyria, Falsilyria, Festilyria, Fusivoluta, Harpula, Harpulina, Leptoscapha, Lyreneta, Lyriini, Lyrischapa, Neptuneopsis, Pseudaulica, Teramachia, Voluta, Woodsivoluta

Subtaxa: Aulica (Aulica) Cymbiola (Aulicina) Pseudocymbiola strophodon Pseudocymbiola weldii

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (3 collections)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1)

• Miocene of Australia (2), Indonesia (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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