Raphitoma Monterosato 1884 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Raphitomidae

Alternative spelling: Daphnella (Raphitoma)

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

See also Baluk 2003, Pacaud and Le Renard 1995, Sepkoski 2002, Vredenburg 1921 and Wienrich and Janssen 2007

Sister taxa: Abyssothauma, Asperdaphne, Austrotoma, Buccinaria, Clinura, Daphnella, Eubela, Lusitanops, Magnella, Philbertia, Phymorhynchus, Pleurotomella, Rimosodaphnella, Teretia, Thatcheria, Xanthodaphne, Maoridaphne, Metuonella, Thesbia, Puha, Nepotilla, Phandella, Spergo, Zenepos, Rugobela, Favriella, Mioawateria, Andonia, Typhlosyrinx

Subtaxa: Daphnella (Raphitoma) birmanica Raphitoma (Amblyacrum) Raphitoma (Raphitoma) Raphitoma daphnelloides Raphitoma spinoreticulatum Raphitoma submarginata

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1)

• Pliocene of Belgium (2), India (1), Italy (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Miocene of Denmark (1), France (1), Germany (16), Italy (1), Myanmar (1), Ukraine (1)

• Eocene of France (7), Indonesia (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (35: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene of Poland (2), United States (7: Alabama, Texas)

Total: 87 collections including 117 occurrences

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