Family Strombidae Rafinesque 1815 (true conch)

Gastropoda - Stromboidea - Strombidae

Parent taxon: Stromboidea according to J. R. Freiheit and D. H. Geary 2009

See also Beesley 1998, Bouchet et al. 2005, Harzhauser 2002, Harzhauser 2004, Harzhauser 2007, Landau and Marques da Silva 2010, Olsson 1931, Ponder and Warén 1988, Sohl 1964 and Todd 2001

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Canarium Doxander Jogjacartanus Laevella Lobatus Pereiraea Platyoptera Prestrombus Rimella Strombinae Stromboconus Terebellum Terestrombus Tibia Tridentarius Ueckeritzella Volutostrombus

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Ecology: epifaunal omnivore-grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (5 collections), the Bahamas (5), Barbados (1), Belize (2), Cape Verde (1), Cayman Islands (1), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (2), Cuba (4), Djibouti (10), the Dominican Republic (2), Ecuador (1), Egypt (3), Eritrea (5), Fiji (1), French Polynesia (1), Guadeloupe (1), Guam (2), Haiti (7), India (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (3), Jamaica (3), Japan (8), Jordan (1), Kenya (10), the Marshall Islands (3), Mexico (7), Morocco (1), the Netherlands Antilles (2), Northern Mariana Islands (1), Panama (2), the Philippines (1), Saudi Arabia (3), the Seychelles (5), South Africa (2), Spain (18), Sudan (1), Taiwan (4), Tanzania (1), Turks and Caicos Islands (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (50: Florida, Hawaii, Louisiana, South Carolina), Vanuatu (5), Venezuela (3), Yemen (7)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Guam (1), Malaysia (5), Mexico (1), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Australia (1), Colombia (3), Costa Rica (14), the Dominican Republic (24), Ecuador (1), Egypt (1), Fiji (4), Greece (2), India (1), Indonesia (17), Italy (3), Jamaica (5), Japan (5), the Marshall Islands (1), Mexico (7), Northern Mariana Islands (1), Pakistan (3), Panama (12), Papua New Guinea (1), the Philippines (4), Portugal (6), South Africa (5), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (17: California, Florida), Vanuatu (2), Venezuela (9)

• Miocene to Pliocene of the Dominican Republic (17), Indonesia (1), South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Algeria (6), Argentina (4), Australia (11), Austria (1), Brazil (4), Chile (19), Colombia (13), Costa Rica (1), Cuba (1), the Dominican Republic (96), Ecuador (1), Fiji (2), France (4), Greece (2), Grenada (2), Guam (1), India (8), Indonesia (26), Iran (2), Italy (6), Japan (1), Libya (1), Madagascar (1), the Marshall Islands (5), Mexico (4), Myanmar (1), Northern Mariana Islands (5), Oman (1), Pakistan (10), Palau (2), Panama (42), the Philippines (1), Poland (1), Puerto Rico (2), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (1), Saudi Arabia (4), Somalia (8), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Sri Lanka (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Turkey (3), United States (14: Florida), Vanuatu (1), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1), Haiti (1), United States (6: Florida)

• Oligocene of Bulgaria (3), France (2), Greece (4), Haiti (3), Hungary (2), India (2), Iran (7), Jamaica (1), Myanmar (1), Oman (1), Romania (2), Somalia (6), United States (6: Florida, Georgia)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Haiti (1)

• Eocene of Bahrain (1), Belgium (3), Bulgaria (8), China (1), Colombia (4), Croatia (2), Egypt (9), France (18), Germany (4), Greenland (1), Haiti (1), Hungary (2), India (4), Indonesia (4), Italy (5), Jamaica (4), Japan (2), Libya (5), Mexico (4), the Netherlands Antilles (1), Nigeria (6), Pakistan (39), Panama (5), Peru (6), Romania (12), Saudi Arabia (1), Somalia (3), Spain (12), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (27), United States (93: Alabama, California, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Washington), Venezuela (2)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Saudi Arabia (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (3), Austria (3), Belgium (1), Denmark (6), Egypt (2), France (1), Greenland (2), Nigeria (2), Pakistan (5), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (16: Alabama, California, New Jersey, Texas, Virginia)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (3), Egypt (14), France (4), Mexico (1), Mozambique (1), Nigeria (1), Oman (1), Poland (5), Portugal (3), Switzerland (7), the United Arab Emirates (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (9: Alabama, Arizona, Minnesota, Tennessee, Texas, Wyoming)

• Jurassic of Ethiopia (2), France (1), Germany (2), Saudi Arabia (2), Somalia (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic of Italy (5)

Total: 1158 collections including 1706 occurrences

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