Aliculastrum Pilsbry 1896 (snail)

Gastropoda - Cephalaspidea - Haminoeidae

Alternative spelling: Atys (Aliculastrum)

Parent taxon: Atydinae according to M. Harzhauser et al. 2009

See also Gardner 1948, MacNeil 1960, Olsson and Harbison 1953, Rippingale and McMichael 1961, Sepkoski 2002, Todd 2001 and Woodring 1928

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Aliculastrum cylindricum Aliculastrum protocylindrica Atys (Aliculastrum) dalli Atys (Aliculastrum) morantensis

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Type: Bulla cylindrica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Saudi Arabia (1)

• Pliocene of Jamaica (3), Panama (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1), India (1), Pakistan (3), Panama (2)

• Oligocene of India (1), Panama (1)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1)

• Paleocene of United States (2: Texas)

Total: 21 collections including 26 occurrences

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