Tutufa Jousseaume 1881 (frog shell)

Gastropoda - Tonnoidea - Bursidae

Alternative spelling: Bursa (Tutufa)

Parent taxon: Bursidae according to A. G. Beu 2005

See also MacNeil 1960, Vokes 1973 and Wilson 1993

Sister taxa: Bufonaria, Bursa, Bursina, Crossata, Dulcerana, Hanaibursa, Marsupina, Olequahia, Ranellina

Subtaxa: Bursa (Tutufa) pelouatensis Tutufa (Tutufa) Tutufa (Tutufella)

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Hawaii collection)

• Miocene of France (2), Japan (1), United States (6: Florida)

• Neogene of Christmas Island (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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