Pseudofax Finlay and Marwick 1937 (true whelk)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Buccinidae

Parent taxon: Buccininae according to J. D. Stilwell et al. 2004

See also Beu et al. 1990, Chiesa et al. 1995 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ancistrolepidini, Angistoma, Austrobuccinum, Buccinini, Buccinulini, Colini, Coptochetus, Eripachya, Euryochetus, Exilioidea, Fax, Kapala, Liomesini, Pseudoliomesus, Serratifusus, Strombinophos

Subtaxa: Pseudofax ordinarius Pseudofax paucus Pseudofax solitaria

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Type: Phos ordinarius

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (1 collection)

• Eocene of Antarctica (1), New Zealand (2)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (1), Argentina (1), Australia (1), New Zealand (5)

Total: 12 collections including 14 occurrences

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