Family Acteonidae d'Orbigny 1835 (snail)

Gastropoda - Architectibranchia - Acteonidae

Alternative spelling: Actaeonidae

Parent taxon: Acteonoidea according to J. Gründel and A. Nützel 2012

See also Beesley 1998, Beu et al. 1990, Chiesa et al. 1995, Knight et al. 1960, Ronchetti 1970, Rosenberg 2005, Sohl 1964, Spath 1947, Todd 2001, Ward and Blackwelder 1987 and Wienrich and Janssen 2007

Sister taxa: Acteonacea, Acteonellidae, Aplustridae, Bullinidae, Cylindrobullinidae, Euactaeonina, Hydatinidae, Ringiculidae, Tubiferidae

Subtaxa: Acteocinidae Acteon Acteonellinae Acteoninae Crenilabium Cylindrobullinae Japonactaeon Ongleya Pirsila Pupa Ravniella Rictaxis Semiactaeon Solidula Tenuiactaeon Tornatellaea Tornatina Triploca Vasjugania

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Brazil (1), Costa Rica (1), Fiji (1), French Polynesia (1), Iceland (2), Ireland (1), New Zealand (1), South Africa (4), the United Kingdom (1), United States (10: California, Florida, Louisiana), Vanuatu (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Malaysia (3), the United Kingdom (1)

• Pliocene of Antarctica (1), Australia (1), Belgium (2), Costa Rica (3), India (1), Indonesia (2), Italy (1), Jamaica (4), Japan (1), Mexico (1), Panama (5), the Philippines (3), the United Kingdom (1), United States (7: California, Florida, Virginia), Venezuela (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (1), Japan (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (5), Australia (3), Austria (3), Belgium (3), Chile (1), Denmark (1), the Dominican Republic (1), France (1), Germany (25), India (2), Indonesia (3), Italy (1), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (3), Panama (19), the Philippines (1), Trinidad and Tobago (2), United States (26: California, Florida, Maryland)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Argentina (1), Australia (1), France (2), Germany (1), Hungary (1), the Netherlands (1), New Zealand (2), Panama (1), United States (22: Mississippi, North Carolina, Oregon)

• Eocene of Antarctica (4), Belgium (1), Bulgaria (2), France (7), Italy (2), Japan (1), Mexico (1), New Zealand (4), Pakistan (2), Peru (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (14), United States (120: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Australia (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (11), Australia (3), Austria (1), Belgium (2), Denmark (7), Egypt (1), France (1), Germany (1), Greenland (4), Mexico (3), New Zealand (2), Nigeria (2), Poland (3), United States (62: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia)

• Tertiary of United States (1: California)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Afghanistan (1), Albania (1), Argentina (6), Australia (1), Austria (2), Bulgaria (2), Cuba (3), Egypt (7), France (4), Germany (6), Hungary (1), Italy (2), Jamaica (31), Japan (2), Kyrgyzstan (1), Madagascar (2), Mexico (7), Mozambique (1), Poland (37), Portugal (2), Puerto Rico (26), the Russian Federation (3), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (3), the United Kingdom (2), United States (154: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wyoming)

• Jurassic of Germany (7), Greenland (3), Poland (1), Portugal (1)

Total: 788 collections including 1071 occurrences

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