Family Pleurotomariidae Swainson 1840 (snail)

Gastropoda - Pleurotomariida - Pleurotomariidae

Parent taxon: Pleurotomarioidea according to A. N├╝tzel et al. 2018

See also Beesley 1998, Bouchet et al. 2005, Ferrari 2014, Golikov and Starobogatov 1975, Knight et al. 1960, Kosnik 2002, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995, Stilwell et al. 2004, Todd 2001 and Ulrich and Scofield 1897

Sister taxa: Catantostomatidae, Kittlidiscidae, Lancedelliidae, Phymatopleuridae, Polytremariidae, Portlockiellidae, Raphistomella, Rhaphischismatidae, Stuorellidae, Transylvanella, Trochotomidae, Zygitidae

Subtaxa: Austroworthenia Bathrotomaria Conotomaria Cryptaenia Laevitomaria Leptomaria Mamoeatomaria Mellarium Mikadotrochus Mourlonopsis Murihikua Obornella Ornatospira Perotrochus Pleurotomaria Pleurotomariinae Pyrgotrochus Rasatomaria Tahua Talantodiscus Trachybembix

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Panama (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Spain (1)

• Miocene of Grenada (2), India (1), Iran (1), Japan (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene of Egypt (1), France (1), Italy (1), New Zealand (4), Romania (1), Spain (1), Turkey (1), United States (15: California, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (8), Austria (1), Denmark (3), France (1), Greenland (1), United States (3: Alabama, New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Afghanistan (1), Antarctica (3), Argentina (2), Austria (7), the Czech Republic (2), Egypt (1), Ethiopia (1), France (20), Germany (9), India (1), Indian Ocean (1), Italy (1), Japan (3), Madagascar (5), Mexico (3), New Zealand (7), Poland (4), Portugal (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (15), USSR (1), the United Kingdom (19), United States (2: Arkansas, Texas)

• Jurassic of Argentina (2), Austria (4), Belgium (1), Canada (4: British Columbia, Northwest Territories), Chile (20), Ethiopia (4), France (20), Germany (23), Greenland (11), Hungary (33), India (20), Italy (5), Jordan (5), Kenya (1), Luxembourg (7), Madagascar (4), Morocco (3), New Zealand (7), Poland (2), Portugal (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (1), Saudi Arabia (9), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Somalia (3), Spain (7), Switzerland (1), Tanzania (8), Tunisia (1), the United Kingdom (37), United States (2: Utah), Yemen (2)

• Triassic of China (5), France (6), Germany (1), Hungary (1), Italy (11), New Caledonia (5), New Zealand (82), Peru (1), Romania (1), United States (4: Alaska)

• Permian of Australia (10), Bolivia (1), Cambodia (1), China (2), India (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (5), Mexico (2), New Zealand (4), Pakistan (16), Peru (1), United States (13: Alaska, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Nebraska)

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Kansas)

• Carboniferous of Argentina (1), Australia (1), Germany (1), India (1), Morocco (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (3: Alaska, Kentucky)

• Mississippian of United States (3: Alaska)

• Devonian to Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (2)

• Devonian of Germany (5), Morocco (2), Poland (1), South Africa (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (6: Alaska, Iowa, New York)

• Silurian of Canada (1: Ontario)

• Ordovician of Sweden (1)

Total: 621 collections including 818 occurrences

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