Ithycythara Woodring 1928 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mangeliidae

Full reference: W. P. Woodring. 1928. Miocene Molluscs from Bowden, Jamaica. Part 2: Gastropods and discussion of results. Contributions to the Geology and Palaeontology of the West Indies

Parent taxon: Mangeliidae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2011

See also Gardner 1948, Ladd 1982, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001, Woodring 1928 and Woodring 1970

Sister taxa: Acmaturris, Agathotoma, Bactrocythara, Bela, Bellacythara, Bellaspira, Benthomangelia, Brachycythara, Cythara, Cytharella, Dolostoma, Eucithara, Euryentmema, Glyphoturris, Granoturris, Guraleus, Heterocithara, Kurtzia, Kurtziella, Mariadrillia, Neoguraleus, Platycythara, Pyrgocythara, Rubellatoma, Saccharoturris, Sorgenfreispira, Stellatoma, Tenaturris, Vitricythara, Pyrenoturris

Subtaxa: Ithycythara defuniak Ithycythara elongata Ithycythara ischna Ithycythara lanceolata Ithycythara maera Ithycythara psila Ithycythara psiloides Ithycythara scissa Ithycythara tarri

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Type: Mangilia psila

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Panama (2), United States (4: Florida, North Carolina), Vanuatu (2)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (4), Jamaica (3), Japan (1), Panama (7), Trinidad and Tobago (2), United States (1: Florida)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (2)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (3), Panama (13), Trinidad and Tobago (3), United States (13: Florida)

Total: 61 collections including 74 occurrences

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