Family Bullidae Lamarck 1801 (snail)

Gastropoda - Cephalaspidea - Bullidae

Parent taxon: Bulloidea according to M. Harzhauser 2007

See also Beesley 1998, Sohl 1964 and Todd 2001

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Bulla Bullinella Bullopsis

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Ecology: semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (5 collections), the Bahamas (4), Bermuda (3), Brazil (1), Cayman Islands (3), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (1), Cuba (2), Djibouti (3), the Dominican Republic (1), Eritrea (1), French Polynesia (1), Haiti (7), Jamaica (3), Mexico (4), Panama (1), Peru (1), Saudi Arabia (1), the Seychelles (1), South Africa (4), United States (27: California, Florida, Hawaii), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of United States (1: Florida)

• Pliocene of Chile (2), Colombia (4), Costa Rica (4), the Dominican Republic (2), Ecuador (2), Fiji (1), Indonesia (2), Jamaica (2), Japan (1), Mexico (1), Panama (1), Papua New Guinea (1), United States (8: California, Florida), Vanuatu (1), Venezuela (5)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (3)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), Chile (5), Colombia (2), the Dominican Republic (4), Grenada (2), Haiti (4), Indonesia (2), Jamaica (1), Morocco (1), Northern Mariana Islands (1), Panama (3), Puerto Rico (1), Ukraine (1), United States (8: Florida)

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

• Oligocene of Oman (1), Panama (1)

• Eocene of Antarctica (7), France (17), Indonesia (1), Jamaica (3), Japan (1), Namibia (1), the United Kingdom (16), United States (13: California, South Carolina)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1), Greenland (2), United States (1: Louisiana)

• Cretaceous of France (3), Switzerland (5), United States (12: Alabama, Delaware, Mississippi, Missouri, Wyoming)

• Jurassic of Somalia (1), Yemen (1)

Total: 244 collections including 287 occurrences

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