Distorsio mcgintyi Emerson and Puffer 1953 (snail)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Personidae

Alternative combinations: Distorsio (Rhysema) mcgintyi, Distorsio constricta mcgintyi

Invalid subtaxa: Distorsio constricta floridana Olsson and McGinty 1951 [replaced name], Distorsio floridana Olsson and McGinty 1951 [replaced name], Personella floridana Olsson and McGinty 1951 [replaced name]

Belongs to Distorsio according to B. Landau and C. Marques da Silva 2010

See also Beu 2010 and Perrilliat 1960

Sister taxa: Distorsio (Distorsio), Distorsio anus, Distorsio biangulata, Distorsio cancellina, Distorsio clathrata, Distorsio constricta, Distorsio decipiens, Distorsio decussata, Distorsio jenniernestae, Distorsio minoruohnishii, Distorsio perdistorta, Distorsio reticularis, Distorsio ringens, Distorsio simillima, Distorsio smithi

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Costa Rica (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Costa Rica (3), the Dominican Republic (4), Jamaica (5), Mexico (1), Panama (1), Venezuela (4)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (7)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (23), Grenada (2), Venezuela (7)

Total: 58 collections each including a single occurrence

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