Family Assimineidae Adams and Adams 1856 (snail)

Gastropoda - Truncatelloidea - Assimineidae

Parent taxon: Truncatelloidea according to F. Criscione and W. F. Ponder 2013

See also Beesley 1998, Bouchet et al. 2005 and Ponder and Warén 1988

Sister taxa: Adeorbiidae, Anabathridae, Caecidae, Calopiidae, Clenchiellidae, Falsicingulidae, Hydrobiidae, Hydrococcidae, Iravadiidae, Pomatiopsidae, Rissoacea, Stenothyridae, Tornidae, Truncatellidae

Subtaxa: Assiminea Assimineinae Assiminia Ekadantinae Laternoides Omphalotropidinae

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Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (1 collection), the Dominican Republic (2), Japan (1), Mauritius (1), Mexico (2), South Africa (1), United States (2: California)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of South Africa (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Pliocene of Jamaica (2), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene of the Marshall Islands (1)

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

• Jurassic of China (2)

Total: 19 collections including 20 occurrences

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