Turris Röding 1798 (turrid)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Turridae

Synonyms: Murex (Pleurotoma) Lamarck 1800, Pleurotoma Lamarck 1800

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

See also Abbass 1967, Hendy 2007, Kensley 1972, Ladd 1982, Mansfield 1925, Marasti 1973, Martin 1904, Mukerjee 1939, Oostingh 1935, Sepkoski 2002, Vredenburg 1921, Vredenburg 1925, Wilson 1994 and Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: Adelocythara, Amekicythara, Amuletum, Andicula, Awateria, Beretra, Borsoniinae, Carinodrillia, Clavatula, Cochlespirella, Cochlespiropsis, Compsodrillia, Coronia, Crassispira, Cryptoconinae, Cryptogemma, Daphinellinae, Decollidrillia, Defrancia, Drilliinae, Drillinae, Eoclathurella, Eopleurotoma, Eosurcula, Epalxis, Epidirella, Epidirona, Eucheilodon, Fusimilis, Fusiturricula, Gemmula, Genotia, Glabrocythara, Glossispira, Hemisurcula, Hesperiturris, Infracoronia, Inquisitor, Iotyrris, Knefastia, Kuroshioturris, Lepicythara, Leucosyrinx, Lioglyphostoma, Lophiotoma, Lucerapex, Lutema, Lyrosurcula, Maesiella, Michela, Miraclathurella, Monilispira, Muteluma, Nasavusavuia, Optoturris, Pachycythara, Parasyngenochilus, Perrona, Pilsbryspira, Pleurofusia, Pleurotomoides, Polystira, Procerapex, Protosurcula, Pseudoraphitoma, Ptychobela, Ptychosyrinx, Remnita, Scobinella, Sedilia, Sinistrella, Surculites, Surculoma, Tiariturris, Trachelochetus, Trypanotopsis, Turricula, Turridrupa, Turrinae, Turrinosyrinx, Unedogemmula, Vaughanites, Xenuroturris, Zonulispira

Subtaxa: Pleurotoma (Tripia) Pleurotoma albinoides Pleurotoma angermanni Pleurotoma catenata Pleurotoma catenata Pleurotoma clavicularis Pleurotoma coronifer Pleurotoma cristata Pleurotoma curtistoma Pleurotoma curvicosta Pleurotoma dalli Pleurotoma decussata Pleurotoma dentata Pleurotoma denticulata Pleurotoma filosa Pleurotoma furcata Pleurotoma gemmata Pleurotoma glabrata Pleurotoma gracilicostata Pleurotoma guppyana Pleurotoma harpula Pleurotoma harrisi Pleurotoma haydeni Pleurotoma herklotsi Pleurotoma ickei Pleurotoma inaudita Pleurotoma inflexa Pleurotoma intorta Pleurotoma lineolata Pleurotoma marginata Pleurotoma monterosatoi Pleurotoma morreni Pleurotoma multinoda Pleurotoma nodulosa Pleurotoma pannus Pleurotoma porrecta Pleurotoma scaliae Pleurotoma senilis Pleurotoma speciosa Pleurotoma striarella Pleurotoma sulcata Pleurotoma transversaria Pleurotoma turrella Pleurotoma turricula Pleurotoma turris Pleurotoma undata Pleurotoma veracruzana Pleurotoma zapoteca Turris (Turris) Turris adendanii Turris ahmedi Turris baudoni Turris burroensis Turris cleopatrae Turris garoensis Turris gilchristi Turris hornesi Turris lincolnensis Turris louderbacki Turris multigyrata Turris plicata Turris worcesteri

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Hawaii, Oregon collections), Vanuatu (1), Yemen (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (3), South Africa (1), United States (2: Oregon, Washington)

• Pliocene of Belgium (1), Greece (2), India (1), Indonesia (5), Japan (1), Papua New Guinea (1), the Philippines (2), South Africa (5), United States (4: California, Oregon)

• Miocene of Austria (3), Greece (2), India (3), Indonesia (8), Italy (4), Japan (1), Papua New Guinea (2), South Africa (1)

• Oligocene of Haiti (1), Hungary (4), the Netherlands (1), Turkey (1), United States (1: Georgia)

• Eocene of Egypt (3), France (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), United States (2: Alabama, Texas)

• Paleocene of Germany (2), Greenland (2), United States (8: Alabama, California, Louisiana, Texas)

• Cretaceous of United States (2: California, Tennessee)

Total: 87 collections including 119 occurrences

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