†superfamily Ophiletoidea Knight 1956 (snail)

Gastropoda - Euomphalina

Full reference: J. B. Knight. 1956. New families of Gastropoda. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 46(2):41-42

Parent taxon: Euomphalina according to P. J. Wagner 1999

See also Bouchet et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Anomphaloidea, Bridegeites, Craspedostomatoidea, Ellisella, Euomphaloidea, Macluritoidea, Offlyeotrochus, Omphalotrochoidea, Oriostomatoidea, Palaeotrochoidea, Platyceratoidea, Pseudophoroidea, Raphistomatoidea, Triassocirrus

Subtaxa: Ophiletidae

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Type: Ophiletidae

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of United States (1: New York collection)

• Silurian of China (1), the Czech Republic (3), United States (1: Iowa)

• Ordovician of Argentina (1), Australia (1), Canada (20: Alberta, British Columbia, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Québec), China (36), the Czech Republic (1), Estonia (5), Malaysia (7), Norway (8), the Russian Federation (3), Sweden (4), the United Kingdom (9), United States (76: Alaska, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin)

• Chazy of Canada (1: Quebec), United States (3: New York)

• Llandeilo of China (5)

• Whiterockian of Canada (3: Newfoundland and Labrador), United States (7: Nevada)

• Arenig of Argentina (3), Australia (1), Bolivia (2), China (33), United States (1: Montana)

• Dawan of China (4)

• Cassinian of Canada (5: British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec), United States (4: Minnesota, New York, Vermont)

• Arenigian of United States (3: Utah, Virginia)

• Jeffersonian of United States (4: Texas)

• Canadian of United States (2: Maryland)

Total: 258 collections including 306 occurrences

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