Euspirocrommium Sacco 1890 (moon snail)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae

Alternative spellings: Amaurellina (Euspirocrommium), Ampullospira (Euspirocrommium), Crommium (Euspirocrommium)

Parent taxon: Naticidae according to T. A. Darragh and G. W. Kendrick 2008

See also Harzhauser et al. 2002, Majima 1989, Marincovich 1977, Pacaud and Ledon 2014, Sepkoski 2002 and Vredenburg 1928

Sister taxa: Amaurellina, Amauropsella, Amauropsina, Amauropsona, Amaurospina, Ampullospirinae, Austrocochlis, Banis, Chilocyclus, Cochlis, Eunatica, Forator, Globisininae, Globulariinae, Gyrodinae, Lunatia, Magnatica, Maxwellinatica, Naticinae, Payradeautia, Polinicinae, Sigatica, Sininae, Taniella

Subtaxa: Euspirocrommium conicum Euspirocrommium degensis Euspirocrommium hewitti Euspirocrommium nantoialense Euspirocrommium proinum Euspirocrommium vincenti

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Type: Crommium degensis

Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Australia (1 collection), France (1), Panama (5), United States (2: California)

• Paleocene of Pakistan (2), United States (3: California)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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