Uromitra Bellardi 1887 (ribbed mitre)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Costellariidae

Alternative spelling: Vexillum (Uromitra)

Parent taxon: Costellariidae according to J. A. Todd 2001

See also Davoli 2000, MacNeil 1960, Oinomikado 1939, Olsson and Harbison 1953, Palmer and Brann 1966, Sepkoski 2002, Woodring 1928 and Woodring 1964

Sister taxa: Austromitra, Conomitra, Thala, Vexillum, Mitridomus

Subtaxa: Uromitra antegressa Uromitra barnardensis Uromitra bristoli Uromitra callipictum Uromitra cucurrupiensis Uromitra cupressina Uromitra elachista Uromitra gracilis Uromitra holmesii Uromitra scopuli Uromitra styria Uromitra syntomum Uromitra tortuosa Uromitra tortuosellum Uromitra uncidum Uromitra voraginosum Vexillum (Uromitra) plicatulum Vexillum (Uromitra) pseudorecticosta

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Type: Uromitra antegressa

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), United States (2: Florida, North Carolina), Yemen (1)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1), the Dominican Republic (3), Greece (2), Indonesia (1), Jamaica (4), Japan (3), Mexico (1), Panama (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (4), Japan (1)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Brazil (1), Denmark (2), the Dominican Republic (3), Germany (11), Greece (2), Grenada (1), Japan (2), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (2), Panama (11), Romania (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Turkey (1), United States (20: Florida), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Denmark (2)

• Eocene of France (1), United States (13: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas)

Total: 104 collections including 134 occurrences

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