Hippuritella Douvillé 1908 (rudist)

Bivalvia - Hippuritida - Hippuritidae

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

See also Bouchet et al. 2010, Sepkoski 2002 and Vokes 1980

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

Subtaxa: Hippuritella lapeirousei

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Albania (1 collection), Austria (2), Bulgaria (1), Croatia (1), France (7), Greece (6), Hungary (1), Italy (10), the Netherlands (1), Romania (2), Serbia and Montenegro (7), Slovenia (2), Somalia (2), Spain (43), Turkey (7)

Total: 93 collections including 153 occurrences

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