Acrilla Adams and Adams 1860

Gastropoda - Ptenoglossa - Epitoniidae

Alternative spellings: Amaea (Acrilla), Epitonium (Acrilla), Scala (Acrilla), Scalaria (Acrilla)

Parent taxon: Epitoniidae according to W. J. Zinsmeister 1983

See also Abbass 1967, DeVries 2006, Dockery 1977, Durham 1937, Rivera 1957, Sepkoski 2002, Tate 1893, Turner 1938 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Aciculiscala, Acirsa, Acirsinae, Alora, Amaea, Cerithiscala, Cirsotrema, Clathroscala, Clathrus, Confusiscala, Crossotrema, Dannevigena, Eglisia, Epitomium, Epitoniinae, Epitonium, Filiscala, Gregorioiscala, Littoriniscala, Mazescala, Murdochella, Narvaliscala, Notacirsa, Nystiellinae, Opalia, Opaliinae, Papuliscala, Pliciscala, Problitora, Scalaria, Scalina, Sthenorytis, Turriscala, Variciscala, Australolaxispira, Scala, Funis

Subtaxa: Acrilla affinis Acrilla procerus Acrilla unilineata Amaea (Acrilla) affinis Amaea (Acrilla) gallica Amaea (Acrilla) issawii Epitonium (Acrilla) peruvianum Scalaria (Acrilla) leptalea

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

• Pliocene of Italy (1)

• Miocene of Poland (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1)

• Eocene of Egypt (1), France (6), Mexico (1), Nigeria (1), Peru (5), the United Kingdom (4), United States (4: Louisiana, Mississippi)

• Paleocene of Denmark (6), Mexico (1)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Alabama)

Total: 35 collections including 55 occurrences

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