Unitas Palmer 1947 (snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae

Invalid subtaxa: Cancellaria (Uxia) Jousseaume 1887 [replaced name], Uxia Jousseaume 1887 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Cancellariinae according to J.-M. Pacaud and J. Le Renard 1995

See also Beu and Raine 2009, Marks 1949, Schnetler and Petit 2006 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anapepta, Aphera, Axelella, Bivetiella, Bivetopsia, Cancellaria, Cancelrana, Coptostoma, Euclia, Fusiaphera, Gergovia, Inglisella, Maorivetia, Marianarona, Mariasveltia, Massyla, Narona, Oamaruia, Pepta, Pezantia, Pisanella, Plesiocerithium, Pristimerica, Pyruclia, Sveltella, Sydaphera, Tatara, Ventrilia, Vercomaris

Subtaxa: Unitas elongata Uxia narica

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Belgium (2 collections), Germany (1)

• Eocene of France (2), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (1: Mississippi)

• Paleocene of Austria (1), Belgium (1), Denmark (2), France (1), Poland (1)

Total: 17 collections including 36 occurrences

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