†subfamily Cylindromitrinae Cossmann 1899 (mitre shell)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae

Parent taxon: Mitridae according to P. Bouchet et al. 2005

See also MacNeil 1960, Ponder and Warén 1988 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Dentrimitra, Imbricariinae, Mesorhytis, Mitra, Mitra (Isara), Mitra (Mitra), Mitraria, Mitrinae, Pterygia, Pyrenomitra, Scabricola

Subtaxa: Volvaria

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Miocene of India (3 collections)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), Myanmar (1)

• Eocene of France (1), the United Kingdom (5), United States (11: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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