Latiaxis Swainson 1840 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Coralliophilidae

Parent taxon: Coralliophilidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Ladd 1977, Ladd 1982, Sepkoski 2002, Sohl 1964 and Wilson 1994

Sister taxa: Leptoconchus, Quoyula

Subtaxa: Latiaxis (Latimurex) Latiaxis (Tarantelaxis) Latiaxis (Tolema) Latiaxis serratus

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Vanuatu (1)

• Pliocene of Fiji (1), Italy (1)

• Miocene of Australia (1), the Marshall Islands (2)

• Cretaceous of United States (4: Maryland, Tennessee, Texas)

Total: 11 collections including 15 occurrences

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