Mitrella Risso 1826 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Columbellidae

Alternative spellings: Columbella (Mitrella), Mitrela, Pyrene (Mitrella)

Parent taxon: Columbellidae according to R. Duerr 2008

See also Gardner 1948, Harzhauser 2002, Harzhauser and Kowalke 2002, Ladd 1977, MacNeil 1960, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001, Ward and Blackwelder 1987, Wenz 1938, Wienrich 2001, Wilson 1994 and Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Aesopus, Amphissa, Astyris, Atiliinae, Bifurcium, Clavistrombina, Columbella, Columbellinae, Columbellopsis, Conella, Cosmioconcha, Decipifus, Euplica, Eurypyrene, Glyptanachis, Graphicomassa, Indomitrella, Lavesopus, Mazatlania, Metulella, Microcithara, Nassarina, Nitidella, Parametaria, Parvanachis, Pyrene, Pyrenidae, Pyreninae, Rhombinella, Ruthia, Seminella, Sincola, Strombinella, Zafrona, Zemitrella

Subtaxa: Mitrela agenta Mitrella (Atilia) Mitrella broderipi Mitrella cantaurana Mitrella debooyi Mitrella edensis Mitrella epacta Mitrella gardnerae Mitrella gausapata Mitrella guttata Mitrella hayesorum Mitrella hilberi Mitrella limonensis Mitrella mikra Mitrella nanna Mitrella oryzoides Mitrella parva Mitrella pedana Mitrella phyllisae Mitrella sima Mitrella tuberosa

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Angola (1 collection), Australia (1), Costa Rica (1), Djibouti (1), Ecuador (1), Fiji (1), Italy (1), Japan (5), Mexico (14), Morocco (5), Panama (2), Portugal (1), Spain (1), United States (28: California, Florida, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina)

• Pliocene of Belgium (2), Costa Rica (4), Fiji (2), Greece (2), Haiti (1), India (1), Italy (1), Jamaica (2), Japan (2), Mexico (3), Panama (6), Peru (1), United States (24: California, Florida, Virginia), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (3), Australia (2), Austria (4), Belgium (4), the Dominican Republic (1), France (2), Germany (29), Greece (2), Indonesia (3), Italy (5), Japan (2), the Marshall Islands (1), the Netherlands (1), Palau (1), Panama (13), Poland (1), Romania (2), Slovakia (2), Spain (1), Turkey (2), United States (34: California, Florida, New Jersey), Venezuela (2)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Panama (1), United States (7: Mississippi)

• Eocene of Panama (2), United States (28: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene of United States (3: Louisiana, South Carolina, Texas)

Total: 274 collections including 359 occurrences

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