†family Pediculariidae Adams and Adams 1854 (snail)

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Pediculariidae

Alternative spelling: Pediculariinae

Parent taxon: Cypraeoidea according to D. Fehse 2013

See also Bouchet et al. 2005, Dolin and Lozouet 2004, Dolin and Pacaud 2009, Harzhauser 2007 and Landau and Marques da Silva 2010

Sister taxa: Cypraeidae, Eocypraeidae, Ovulidae

Subtaxa: Cypraediinae Cypraediini Cypraeogemmula Eovolva Jenneriinae Olianatrivia

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (1 collection), Panama (1), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (2), the Dominican Republic (2), United States (1: Florida), Venezuela (3)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Colombia (1), the Dominican Republic (1), France (2), India (1), Italy (5), the Marshall Islands (1), Oman (1), Poland (1), Romania (2)

• Oligocene of France (1), Italy (2), Myanmar (2), Peru (1), United States (1: Washington)

• Eocene of Bulgaria (3), Colombia (2), Croatia (2), Egypt (2), France (12), Germany (2), India (1), Indonesia (2), Italy (5), Mexico (2), Nigeria (10), Pakistan (1), Panama (2), Peru (2), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (20: Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Washington)

• Paleocene of Denmark (1), Egypt (1), Nigeria (1), Sweden (1)

• Cretaceous of France (1)

Total: 113 collections including 124 occurrences

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