Barrettia Woodward 1862 (rudist)

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Hippuritidae

Parent taxon: Hippuritidae according to P. W. Skelton 2013

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Sepkoski 2002 and Steuber 2002

Sister taxa: Barrettiinae, Caribbea, Hippuritella, Hippuritellinae, Hippurites, Laluzia, Orbignya, Parastroma, Pironaea, Praebarrettia, Praetorreites, Pseudovaccinites, Pseudovaccinitinae, Tetracionites, Torreites, Torreitinae, Vaccinites, Whitfieldiella, Yvaniella, Batolites

Subtaxa: Barrettia ruseae

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Cuba (2 collections), Jamaica (6), Mexico (6), Puerto Rico (1), United States (1: California)

Total: 16 collections including 24 occurrences

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