Prunum Swainson 1840 (margin shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Marginellidae

Alternative spelling: Marginella (Prunum)

Parent taxon: Marginellinae according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Abbass 1967, Nehm 2001, Olsson 1964, Oostingh 1935, Sepkoski 2002, Ward and Blackwelder 1987, Weisbord 1962 and Woodring 1970

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Marginella (Prunum) circumvittata Marginella (Prunum) pseudoorientalis Marginella (Prunum) soriensis Marginella (Prunum) tegalensis Marginella (Prunum) unistriata Prunum (Egouana) Prunum (Microspira) Prunum (Prunum) Prunum (Prunum) dallianum Prunum amabile Prunum amina Prunum apicinum Prunum aurora Prunum calypsonis Prunum carmenguiterrezae Prunum christineladdae Prunum circumvittatum Prunum colinensis Prunum coniforme Prunum dasum Prunum domingoense Prunum eleutheria Prunum gatunense Prunum gibsonsmithi Prunum gibsonsmithorum Prunum jessicae Prunum latissimum Prunum limatulum Prunum limonensis Prunum lipara Prunum macneili Prunum mauryense Prunum nivosum Prunum pruinosum Prunum prunum Prunum quirosense Prunum roscidum Prunum sandrae Prunum springvalensis Prunum suteri Prunum willcoxianum

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Type: Voluta prunum

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection), Cuba (1), Ecuador (1), Haiti (1), Jamaica (1), Panama (1), United States (38: Florida, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia), Venezuela (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1), Costa Rica (9), the Dominican Republic (17), Ecuador (3), India (1), Indonesia (5), Jamaica (1), Panama (15), Trinidad and Tobago (7), United States (10: Florida, North Carolina, Virginia), Venezuela (10)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (4)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Colombia (22), the Dominican Republic (60), Ecuador (1), Panama (25), Puerto Rico (1), Trinidad and Tobago (4), United States (7: Florida), Venezuela (11)

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

• Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Eocene of Egypt (1), Pakistan (6), United States (5: Alabama, Mississippi)

Total: 278 collections including 330 occurrences

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